Jay McInerney returned to his Tribeca yuppies, Russell and Corinne Calloway (first seen in 1992’s Brightness Falls and 2006’s The Good Life) with Bright, Precious Days. In this third offering, Russell and Corrine’s marriage fractures, and they find themselves living far beyond their means. No one does New York like McInerney, so the paperback version of Bright, Precious Days is getting a gleaming new cover, which EW is proud to reveal exclusively, below.
“It’s hard to get a fresh take on the iconic streetscape and skyline of New York,” McInerney tells EW. “But this image succeeds. And it illustrates the title beautifully.”
Says Megan Wilson, director of art and design at Vintage & Anchor Books:
The paperback version of Bright, Precious Days hits shelves on June 6, 2017.