Alex Malarkey, now 16 years old, was in a car crash 10 years ago that left in a coma for 2 months.
He says he made up the story of visiting heaven in an attempt to attract attention.
- Malarkey Heaven Visit Story Confirmed as a Lie; Publisher to Take Action by Pulling Book • Christian Post
- Alex Malarkey's family stand by father who co-wrote book... • Daily Mail
- 'Proof of Heaven' and the Dangerous Downward Spiral of My-Visit-to-Heaven Books • BPB (Randy Alcorn)
- Book Review: 'Dreams and Visions, Is Jesus awakening the Muslim World?' by Tom Doyle • BPB (Gary Gilley)
- Little Boy Who Claimed He Met Jesus in Heaven During Near-Death Experience Just Issued a Major Revelation That Is Rocking the Christian Publishing World • The Blaze
- Boy rebukes retailers for selling 'heavenly tourism' books, retracts story • One News Now