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Jay Fingers

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Jay Fingers is a novelist, editor, and blogger. A self-proclaimed "foodie and alcoholic," he grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, and lived in Miami for several years. He is the author of the acclaimed novels GUESTLIST and ORANGE MOUND, and the novelette KISSES FOR TATI. His forthcoming MANHATTAN SWEETHEART is scheduled for an early 2014 release. He currently lives in Brooklyn.

My good friend Renee J.posted to her Instagram that she just received two new books: Oprah Winfrey‘s What I Know For Sure, and Guestlist by yours truly!

That’s great company for me to be in! I sure hope Oprah takes notice and maybe, y’know, decides to read my novel, too.

Have you read Guestlist? What are you waiting for? Pick up your copy at Amazon today! And lemme know what you think by writin...

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Average rating: 4.10 · 73 ratings · 27 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Guestlist

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Jaree Francis


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Lawrence Hey Jay...thanks for accepting my friendship.


Harlequin Books Hello Jay, it is a pleasure to meet you. If you ever have any questions about Harlequin or our books, please feel free to ask.

Kim S, Harlequin Books ambassador


Shawnette Hi, Jay...thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...Happy Reading :-)


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Jay Fingers Rachel wrote: "Hi =)
Thanks for the add!"


You're welcome. Keep in touch! :)


Rachel (The Rest Is Still Unwritten) Hi =)
Thanks for the add!


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