By Meg Wolitzer
Pilot episode tailored from Meg Wolitzer’s bestselling novel is now to be had on Amazon Video. Directed via Mike Newell and starring Lauren Ambrose, the hot York occasions says “you are in for a treat.”
“Remarkable . . . With this booklet [Wolitzer] has passed herself.”—The ny instances e-book Review
"A victory . . . The Interestings secures Wolitzer's position the most effective novelists of her new release. . . . She's each 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 known as "genius" (The Chicago Tribune), “wonderful” (Vanity Fair), "ambitious" (San Francisco Chronicle), and a “page-turner” (Cosmopolitan), which The manhattan 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 young ones at a summer time camp for the humanities develop into inseparable. many years later the bond is still strong, yet quite a bit else has replaced. In The Interestings, Wolitzer follows those characters from the peak of sweet sixteen via heart age, as their abilities, fortunes, and levels of delight diverge.
The type of creativity that's rewarded at age fifteen isn't constantly adequate to propel anyone via existence at age thirty; now not every person can maintain, in maturity, what appeared so detailed in formative years. Jules Jacobson, an aspiring comedian actress, ultimately resigns herself to a simpler profession and way of life. Her good friend Jonah, a talented musician, stops enjoying the guitar and turns into an engineer. yet Ethan and Ash, Jules’s now-married top acquaintances, turn into shockingly successful—true to their preliminary inventive goals, with the wealth and entry that let these desires to maintain increasing. The friendships undergo or even prosper, but additionally underscore the variations 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 long island urban, The Interestings explores the that 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 lifestyles.