Tag: Byron Lord

Every day, someone tweets or emails or otherwise messages me to let me know that they’ve read my novel GUESTLIST. It’s an amazing feeling, to know that something I’ve written has affected another human being in so strongly a way that they must reach out to me to let me know their opinion. I’ve heard it all [...]

Yesterday, I was reading a few articles at K.M. Weiland’s Wordplay when I came across this post that said the protagonist and antagonist of one’s novel should share similar traits. The examples cited gave credence to Weiland’s argument, and ranged from the parallels between Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader to the common goal of every character [...]

For those of you who have read my novel GUESTLIST, here’s your chance to tell me which character was your favorite. And if you’d like to expound on your choice, feel free to do so in the comments below! Share this:

  Direct from the Facebook invite: Be Cool Books invites you to celebrate the release of its first title, GUESTLIST, written by Brooklyn-based author Jay Fingers. The celebration will take place on Monday, March 26, from 8pm-12am, at the elegant cocktail bar Hanson Dry in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. In addition to Hanson Dry’s exceptionally creative [...]

As we countdown to the March 27th release of my debut novel GUESTLIST, I thought it would be kind of fun to introduce several of the story’s characters to you through interview sessions. That’s right, I’ve come up with a few questions that will be answered by the characters. Neat idea, right? Yes, I thought so, too. [...]

For the past month or so, you may have seen me post some mysterious tweets or Facebook status updates with the hashtag #GLIST attached. One reads, “A bunch of beautiful people doing some very ugly things.” Another one says, “People will talk about it. People will be upset. People will be shocked. People will hate. [...]