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Matthew Quick - The Silver Linings Playbook

Warmth and tenderness about mental illness, family dysfunction, relationship breakdown. And American football.

If you have no interest in the latter, you may still appreciate this book, despite perhaps learning much more about the Eagles than you never wanted to know anyway! 638 more words

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Top 5 Favourite....Books (Stand-Alone)

So I’ve been absent on the blog for a little while. I am sorry. Things got a little crazy and this week has just seemed to drag in. 1,315 more words



Silver Linings is one of those books that I wouldn’t normally pick up and probably wouldn’t if not for wanting to read it before I watch the movie. 329 more words


The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick

4.5 / 5 lilies

Less than a handful of books have ever made me cry. The Silver Linings Playbook is one such novel. This is Matthew Quick’s debut adult novel and it is absolutely phenomenal. 492 more words


Women of the Week - Jennifer Lawrence

I like Jennifer Lawrence because she is kind of weird and I think weirdness can be very appealing, especially to those of us who are a little strange ourselves. 150 more words

Woman Of The Week

A Word, A Book, Day 3. (Passion)

Jarod Kintz wrote that “If loving someone is putting them in a straitjacket and kicking them down a flight of stairs, then yes, I have loved a few people.” True love is passion; it isn’t perfect. 180 more words

A Word A Book (July)