Books by Matthew Quick

LOVE MAY FAIL by Matthew Quick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 16, 2015

"An overstuffed ode to bygone pop culture and the unattainable literary life."
When a metal head princess, a reformed junkie, a fast-talking woman of God, and a despondent retired teacher walk into a book, unpredictable chaos ensues. Read full book review >
THE GOOD LUCK OF RIGHT NOW by Matthew Quick
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"A whimsical, clever narrative."
Quirky, feel-good fiction from the author of The Silver Linings Playbook (2008). Read full book review >
FORGIVE ME, LEONARD PEACOCK by Matthew Quick
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"An artful, hopeful exploration of a teen boy in intense need. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
A teen boy with a World War II pistol in hand is bent on murder and suicide. Read full book review >
Released: March 5, 2012

"A story that, like Finley, expresses a lot in relatively few words. (Fiction. 12 & up) "
In a town partially controlled by the Irish mob, a quiet friendship develops between two basketball players. Read full book review >
THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK by Matthew Quick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"A first novel that doggedly does its own thing (we're reminded of Frederick Exley's A Fan's Notes). Most readers will find Pat just about irresistible."
In Quick's immensely likable debut novel, an emotionally damaged loser runs a complex pattern that transforms him into a hero we can all root for. Read full book review >