Peter Howell, esteemed movie critic at the Toronto Star, has written a glowing review of Ira Wells\’ epic account of the life and career of Canadian filmmaker Norman Jewison. He champions Norman Jewison: A Director\’s Life as a \”great read\” and a \”fascinating life story told with verve and authority.\” We\’re so proud that Ira\’s work has been lauded with fantastic reviews (including a stellar write-up in Library Journal and a profile in The Telegraph in the UK). Congratulations, Ira! Check out Norman Jewison: A Director\’s Life at our site store today and dive into the world of both old and new Hollywood.
This year has been a dizzying one so far, and it’s not over yet. So it seems entirely appropriate that September brings with it a number of books that attempt to grapple with the world we live in — whether it’s Naomi Klein and Cory Doctorow exploring the effects of