Hartford, Connecticut, The United States
January 13, 1955
With the publication of Bright Lights, Big City in 1984, Jay McInerney became a literary sensation,… Published at: August 12, 1984
he bestselling Brightness Falls--now in trade paper from the author of Bright Lights, Big City. In… Published at: March 31, 1993
In The Good Life, Jay McInerney unveils a story of love, family, conflicting desires, and… Published at: April 24, 2007
"A Great Gatsby for the end of the century." -- The Baltimore SunJay McInerney's first novel, Bright… Published at: March 14, 2000
About Jay Mc Inerney
John Barrett McInerney Jr. is an American writer. His novels include Bright Lights, Big City, Ransom, Story of My Life, Brightness Falls, and The Last of the Savages. He edited The Penguin Book of New American Voices, wrote the screenplay for the 1988 film adaptation of Bright Lights, Big City, and co-wrote the screenplay for the television film Gia, which starred Angelina Jolie. He is the wine columnist for House & Garden magazine, and his essays on wine have been collected in Bacchus & Me (2000) and A Hedonist in the Cellar (2006). His most recent novel is titled The Good Life, published in 2006.