Latest NewsNovember 11, 2014
On 9/16/14 Steve appeared on ABC’s 20/20 and spoke about the 2014 murder of Aspen heiress, Nancy Pfister by a prominent Denver anesthesiologist. This case is the basis of our new book, tentatively titled Aspen Confidential: Money, Mystery, Murder in Glamour Gulch. See The Aspen Daily News story: http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/163872 . The program is available on demand and on Hulu, etc. The book will be published by St. Martin’s Press. Stephen and Joyce were hired as consultants on the case by ABC News. The book will explore the themes of class stratification in Aspen and how the surprising legal resolution of the murder left more questions than answers.
The Singulars, represented by William Morris Endeavor (WME), have also signed a contract with Counterpoint Press to write a book about James Holmes, who carried out the largest mass shooting in American history in July 2012 at the Aurora movie theater. This book will examine the larger social issues involving gun control, mental health, video games, neuroscience, the death penalty, doctor/patient confidentiality, and will offer a variety of perspectives from the twenty-something generation that’s driven much of this violence.
The rights to the couple’s 2008 book, When Men Become Gods: Mormon Polygamist Warren Jeffs, His Cult of Fear, and the Women Who Fought Back, was purchased by Sony. This story aired as a Lifetime movie, “Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs,” starring Tony Goldwyn of the hit ABC- TV show, “Scandal,” on 6/28/14. Immediately following the movie, Lifetime presented an hour long documentary on Warren Jeffs, the FLDS, bringing the story into the present. Stephen and others were featured in this companion documentary. See the Denver Post link: http://blogs.denverpost.com/ostrow/2014/05/27/outlaw-prophet-warren-jeffs-lifetime-june/18826/
In July 2008, Stephen testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, D.C., about potential federal crimes associated with polygamy, at the request of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Go to the U.S. Senate Judiciary archives to see the transcript.
June 18, 2014, was the 30th anniversary of the assassination of talk show host, Alan Berg. Stephen was interviewed about his first book on Berg, Talked to Death,by Colorado Public Radio. See link: http://www.cpr.org/news/story/murder-colorado-radio-man-alan-berg-still-resonates-30-years-later
On 4/24/14, Joyce and Stephen gave a talk at the Cherokee Ranch and Castle by Sedalia, CO on the JonBenet Ramsey case. This was their second appearance at the castle.
In April 2014 Stephen appeared on the I.D. Discovery Channel’s Perfect Murder series to discuss his “New York Times” best-selling book, A Killing in the Family, the story of Cinnamon and Patti Brown. In 2012, Joyce appeared on I.D. Discovery Channel’s Deadly Women series for the book, “Sweet Evil.” Steve was featured on the same channel, same series for “Charmed to Death.”
Joyce Jacques Singular has completed work on a memoir about the founder of a multinational corporation, which was published in 2012.
Stephen and Joyce are assisting a prominent Denver lawyer in the writing of his memoir.
Stephen has appeared on numerous media outlets including, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show, Hardball, CNN’s Larry King Live, Anderson Cooper’s 360, TruTV, ESPN, and FOX.
The couple is available for book doctoring, editing, and assistance with articles, promotional material, full-length manuscripts, and other professional writing projects, particularly in Denver and throughout Colorado’s Front Range.