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.


If you know me, you know that I’m obsessed with all most things Marvel. And if you know that, then you know that my favorite Marvel film is Ant-Man.

Yes, I know. Yes, yes, I know, I know. We had the absolutely glorious Black Panther earlier this year — how could that not be my favorite?

Hey, I love T’Challa, Nakia, Shuri, Okoye, and the rest of the family. And Black Panther is most defini...

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4.06 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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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.

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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 =)
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