Alex Prudâ€™homme (b. 1962) is an American journalist and author of non-fiction books. He collaborated with his great aunt, Julia Child to write her auto-biography, Life in France, published in 2006, shortly after the great chefâ€™s death. Heâ€™s also written about the world water supply (The Ripple Effect) and Martha Stewartâ€™s stock trading scandal (The Cell Game). His other works have appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times and Vanity Fair. He lives with his family in Brooklyn, New York.