The Book Show #1292 - Meg Wolitzer
Novelist Meg Wolitzer has written several popular novels including, The Wife, The Ten-Year Nap, and The Uncoupling. Her new novel is an exploration of friendship, coming-of-age, talent and success. The Interestings follows six artistic friends who meet as teenagers one pivotal summer at a camp called Spirit-in-the-Woods.
The story follows their lives over the next 40 years - through college, marriage, children, through success, disappointment and unmet expectations.