The November issue of Booklist will review George Lucas: A Life — and I was thrilled to get a peek at their starred review. Here’s a quick look:
“Maestro biographer Jones tackles another brilliant entertainer. The world knows George Lucas as the filmmaker who brought us Star Wars, one of the most iconic Hollywood franchises in history, but as Jones’ in-depth, fascinating, and even gripping exploration reveals, Lucas is much more than a gifted storyteller . . . Jones digs deep to limn the highs and lows of Lucas’ career and life, capturing his drive and innovation in crisp, sparkling prose. Masterful and essential for film and pop culture enthusiasts.”
That’s an awfully nice review. And if I walk around the rest of the day looking like this, you’ll know why:
The full review can be seen here.