always used before a noun
:created by a process in which a person's spoken remarks are recorded (as during a series of interviews) and then edited and revised for publication by a professional writer
- In Mr. Castaño's book …, an as-told-to memoir written with a Colombian journalist, Archbishop Duarte is called a friend.
- —Juan Forero, New York Times, 18 Mar. 2002
- “I do remember saying that,” reflected Orser, who had been recording his thoughts during the Calgary Games for an as-told-to book he was writing with Steve Milton.
- —Cam Cole, CanWest News Service, 3 Feb. 2010