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Jay McInerney was born in 1955 in Hartford, Conn. and earned his B.A from Williams College in 1976. He did postgraduate study at Syracuse University, and was a Princeton in Asia fellow in 1977. McInerney's career includes stints as a newspaper reporter, a textbook editor, and a fact checker for the New Yorker magazine. His writing has appeared in a variety of periodicals including Paris Review, Vogue, and Atlantic Monthly. His books include "Model Behavior," "The Last of the Savages," and "Bright Lights, Big City." (Bowker Author Biography) Jay McInerney is the author of "Bright Lights, Big City," "Ransom," "Story of My Life," "Brightness Falls," "The Last of the Savages," & "Model Behavior." He is a contributing writer for "House & Garden" & "The New Yorker," & lives near Nashville, Tennessee. (Publisher Provided) — biography from Bright Lights, Big City… (more)
Bright Lights, Big City 2,971 copies, 46 reviews
Brightness Falls 741 copies, 14 reviews
Story of My Life 676 copies, 16 reviews
The Good Life 671 copies, 21 reviews
The Last of the Savages 464 copies, 6 reviews
Ransom 431 copies, 8 reviews
Model Behaviour 372 copies, 5 reviews
Bright, Precious Days: A novel 180 copies, 11 reviews
The Last Bachelor 44 copies, 2 reviews
The Queen and I 30 copies
Breakfast at Tiffany's (Introduction, some editions) 2,655 copies, 77 reviews
Ransom (some editions) 1,830 copies, 31 reviews
The Ginger Man (Introduction, some editions) 1,826 copies, 32 reviews
Granta 24: Inside Intelligence (Contributor) 150 copies
Granta 28: Birthday: The Anniversary Issue (Contributor) 149 copies, 1 review
New York Stories (Everyman's Pocket Classics) (Contributor, some editions) 147 copies, 5 reviews
Dangerous Women (Contributor) 128 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Essays 1990 (Contributor) 117 copies
Full Frontal Fiction: The Best of Nerve.com (Contributor) 69 copies, 1 review
Granta 11: Greetings From Prague (Contributor) 59 copies
2033: Future of Misbehavior (Contributor) 46 copies, 2 reviews
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