FAQ

 

IS JAY YOUR REAL NAME OR PEN NAME?

Don't worry about it. Jay is a short version of the name I was born with. Guess away!

HOW OLD ARE YOU?

22.

WHEN is your book coming out?

It's coming your way March 20, 2018 from Little Brown for Young Readers! Pre-order now!

Is TYLER JOHNSON WAS HERE your first book?

Tyler Johnson Was Here is my debut novel. 

CAN YOU VISIT MY SCHOOL?

I would love to! Contact my agent, Lauren E. Abramo at labramo@dystel.com. If you're inquiring about me visiting your school for music related things, please contact me directly at jaycolesmusic@gmail.com

CAN YOU come to my event?

Perhaps so! I would honestly love it. Contact my agent!

YOU'RE A COMPOSER, TOO? Do i KNOW ANY OF YOUR MUSIC.

Yes, I am part time composer and part time author. My music has been performed as widely as Japan, Italy, and all across the United States, and I'm excited to say that I have a few publishing houses that publishes my band music. All is eligible for TV/Film, but those inquiries need to be passed on to my music publishers: Carl Fischer and CL Barnhouse

HOW DID YOU BECOME AN AUTHOR?

Write, write, write. Get people to read it. Edit, edit, edit. Get an agent to read it. (I'll expand on this soon!) Good luck!