By Meg Wolitzer
Pilot episode tailored from Meg Wolitzer’s bestselling novel is now to be had on Amazon Video. Directed through Mike Newell and starring Lauren Ambrose, the recent York occasions says “you are in for a treat.”
“Remarkable . . . With this e-book [Wolitzer] has passed herself.”—The manhattan instances booklet Review
"A victory . . . The Interestings secures Wolitzer's position among the finest novelists of her new release. . . . She's every piece as literary as Franzen or Eugenides. however the very human moments in her paintings hit you tougher than the massive rules. this is not women's fiction. it really is everyone's."—Entertainment Weekly (A)
The New York Times–bestselling novel through Meg Wolitzer that has been referred to as "genius" (The Chicago Tribune), “wonderful” (Vanity Fair), "ambitious" (San Francisco Chronicle), and a “page-turner” (Cosmopolitan), which The long island Times Book Review says is "among the ranks of books like Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom and Jeffrey Eugenides The Marriage Plot."
The summer season that Nixon resigns, six little ones at a summer time camp for the humanities develop into inseparable. many years later the bond is still robust, yet a lot else has replaced. In The Interestings, Wolitzer follows those characters from the peak of youngster via center age, as their abilities, fortunes, and levels of pride diverge.
The form of creativity that's rewarded at age fifteen isn't regularly adequate to propel an individual via existence at age thirty; now not every person can maintain, in maturity, what appeared so designated in early life. Jules Jacobson, an aspiring comedian actress, finally resigns herself to a more effective career and way of life. Her pal Jonah, a talented musician, stops enjoying the guitar and turns into an engineer. yet Ethan and Ash, Jules’s now-married top associates, develop into shockingly successful—true to their preliminary creative desires, with the wealth and entry that permit these goals to maintain increasing. The friendships suffer or even prosper, but additionally underscore the diversities of their fates, in what their skills became and the shapes their lives have taken.
Wide in scope, bold, and populated through complicated characters who come jointly and aside in a altering big apple urban, The Interestings explores the which means of expertise; the character of envy; the jobs of sophistication, artwork, cash, and tool; and the way it all can shift and tilt precipitously over the process a friendship and a existence.