Writing for Slant, Bill Weberreviews Il Futuro, a film is based on an as-yet-untranslated novella by Roberto Bolaño. Previously, JW McCormackexpounded on the prospect of adapting the Chilean author’s masterpiece, 2666, into a motion picture.
A couple more highly anticipated fall books now have cover art. J.K. Rowling's post-Harry Potter effort The Casual Vacancy features a simple, bold design. And the cover of Ian McEwan'sSweet Tooth is a throwback to the design motifs of several decades ago.