I'm already hating myself because I know I'm going to have to read these books.
Shoot me now.
"It's definitely influenced by my own life," L.C. told People.com. "The books are about a girl who moves to L.A. and stars in a reality show, so obviously there are some similarities."
But Lauren swears she's not going to be spilling secrets about Audrina Patridge & Co.
"I'm not trying to do a fictional story based on all my friends in my real life because their stories aren't really mine to tell. Some of the characters may symbolize people in my life [hello, Heidi and Spencer], but it is in no way calling anyone out."
If you're weary about the content of her stories -- don't be. Lauren's working with some very trusted sources to help her with the book.
"I run ideas by Lo [Lauren Bosworth] and I'll ask for her opinion because I value my friends' opinions," she said.
The first installment of Lauren's fictitious life will hit bookstores around summer 2009.