By Meg Wolitzer
Pilot episode tailored from Meg Wolitzer’s bestselling novel is now to be had on Amazon Video. Directed by means of Mike Newell and starring Lauren Ambrose, the recent York instances says “you are in for a treat.”
“Remarkable . . . With this booklet [Wolitzer] has passed herself.”—The ny instances publication Review
"A victory . . . The Interestings secures Wolitzer's position one of the best novelists of her iteration. . . . She's every piece as literary as Franzen or Eugenides. however the very human moments in her paintings hit you tougher than the large principles. this is not women's fiction. it is everyone's."—Entertainment Weekly (A)
The New York Times–bestselling novel by means of 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 ny 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 turn 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 adlescent via heart age, as their abilities, fortunes, and levels of delight diverge.
The type of creativity that's rewarded at age fifteen isn't continuously sufficient to propel a person via existence at age thirty; now not every body can maintain, in maturity, what appeared so particular in youth. Jules Jacobson, an aspiring comedian actress, finally resigns herself to a simpler career and way of life. Her good friend Jonah, a talented musician, stops taking part in the guitar and turns into an engineer. yet Ethan and Ash, Jules’s now-married most sensible associates, develop into shockingly successful—true to their preliminary inventive desires, with the wealth and entry that let these goals to maintain increasing. The friendships suffer or even prosper, but additionally underscore the variations of their fates, in what their abilities became and the shapes their lives have taken.
Wide in scope, formidable, and populated by means of complicated characters who come jointly and aside in a altering big apple 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.