Book News Roundup – Sept. 12, 2014

mag-14Dunham-t_CA0-master1050The Man Booker Prize shortlist was announced this week. What do you think?

If you are at all as fascinated by Lena Dunham as I am, check out this profile of her by essayist Meghan Daum in the New York Times Magazine.

Did you get roped into naming your most influential books on Facebook this week? Well, many people did, and Facebook compiled the info to determine the 100 most influential books.

Lisa Genova fans will be happy to know that Julianne Moore is getting rave reviews for her role in the movie adaptation of Still Alice, which is currently screening at the Toronto International Film Festival.

A.O. Scott on the death of adulthood in American culture.

Happy weekend!

-Heidi

Image of Lena Dunham by Benjamin Lowy via.

 

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