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Jonathan Ames


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Jonathan Ames is an American author who has written a number of novels and comic memoirs. He was a columnist for the New York Press for several years, and became known for self-deprecating tales of his sexual misadventures. He also has a long-time interest in boxing, appearing occasionally in the ring as "The Herring Wonder".

Genres: Mystery
 
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Bad Monkeys (2007)
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Buffalo Lockjaw (2009)
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