Jay McInerney is the author of seven previous novels, a collection of short stories and three collections of essays on wine. His first novel, Bright Lights, Big City, was made into a movie starring Keifer Sutherland and Michael J. Fox. His new novel, Bright, Precious Days, completes a trilogy of books about Corrine & Russell Calloway, which started with Brightness Fall, and The Good Life. He lives in New York City and Bridgehampton, New York.