Report: #771747

Complaint Review: Ms Alice L. Peeples

  • Submitted: Thu, September 01, 2011
  • Updated: Thu, September 01, 2011
  • Reported By: Paul Morris — Los Angeles Other Japan
  • Ms Alice L. Peeples
    Lakewood, WA
    Lakewood, Washington
    United States of America

Ms Alice L. Peeples Finch, Gilderoy, Ponko Falsely advertised a book as true when it is a fake memoir Lakewood , Washington

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The book Child POWMemoir of Survival, is a rip-off.

Anyone who has bought the book believing it to be history is entitled to a refund. 


Child POW is a fake memoir. It has been falsely advertised as a true story.  


The Child POW author is Ms A. L. Peeples, of Lakewood, WA, and she claims that at the age of 8 she was a prisoner of war of the Japanese in the Philippines, China, and Japan during World War II. [continued below]....



Ms A. L. Peeples writes under the pen name of A. L. Finch.


Ms Peeples wrote that as a girl she was a forced laborer at a Chinese tin mine and at the Japanese port of Kobe. But Japan used only male Allied POWs as slave laborers.


Historians, researchers, and former actual captives of Japan have denounced Child POW as a "fantasy," "fiction," and a "scam.


Buyers who have shelled out the $20.65 that charges for the book or the $18.48 that Barnes and Noble charges can demand a refund.


Whatever amount you paid for Child POW, you are entitled to a refund.


Ms Peeples has self-published Child POW three times, in 2007, 2008, and again this year.  


She appears to have written the book only in an attempt to get a movie off the ground. Beware, promotional websites for the movie Child POW are also trying to sell the book. 


Ms Shannon Lamarche and Ms Christine Fry are trying to promote or sell the book on their websites QOA Entertainment and Gilderoy McGregor Productions


People who bought the 2011 edition of Child POW can write to this address for a refund:


The Manager

CreateSpace Legal Department

 P.O. Box 81226

 Seattle, WA 98108


People who bought the 2077 or 2008 edition of Child POW can write to this address for a refund:


The Manager


1730 Railroad St

Enumclaw, WA 98022

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