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Matthew Quick Message Board 1/1/2012
Talk about the novels, new and used books that Quick has written!

Author Quick's Book Reviews

The Good Luck of Right Now
A middle-aged man with a mental disability deals with the death of his mother through a series of letters he writes to Richard Gere. Bartholomew Neil, a 40-year-old man who copes with a mental disability, must learn to survive in the world without his mother, who has just suddenly died. Since Bartholomew has lived with his mother all of his life, he finds himself alone in the world--that is, save for his only friend, Father McNamee. The Father helps to...
The Silver Linings Playbook
The Silver Linings Playbook is a book written by Matthew Quick, which has been adapted to a movie written and directed by David O' Russell. This is a story of a mentally ill man who, after spending time in a psychiatric institution, has to learn how to live a normal life without his former wife who has left him. Pat is a man with bipolar disorder who used to work as a school teacher but due to his stay at a mental institution, he now has to move back to ...