About Jay Margolis
New York Times bestselling author Jay Margolis graduated summa cum laude from the University of Southern California and became a Jesse Unruh Research Scholar for his paper on African American Reparations. On October 15, 2014, The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. accepted Margolis’s book The Murder of Marilyn Monroe: Case Closed for display at the 37th Annual Book Fair & Authors’ Night, in partnership with Politics & Prose. The Murder of Marilyn Monroe: Case Closed was translated into Italian, French, and Russian and became a New York Times bestseller. Jay Margolis appeared in the 2014 United Kingdom documentary, directed by Renny Bartlett, titled The Missing Evidence: The Death of Marilyn Monroe, a Blink Films production in association with the Smithsonian Channel.
My Maril: Marilyn Monroe, Ronald Reagan, Hollywood, and Me
By Terry Karger and Jay Margolis
Few books, you see, have come close to capturing the heart of the Maril I knew…so I’m sharing my memories in the hope you’ll catch a glimpse of this wounded, beautiful soul who reached for fame, caught it, and frequently sought refuge from it—before suddenly passing from this world to the next and into our memories.