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Matthew Quick

The Silver Linings Playbook

This is another offering that I received from the reading club that I attend. It seemed to be promising, even if the subject matter is heavy going, seeing as it deals with the first person point of view of a man suffering from some kind of mental illness. 116 more words


Every Cloud...

I don’t have to look up to know Mom is making another surprise visit.

Ever since my fave Jennifer Lawrence won her Oscar in 2012 I have desperately wanted to watch the film she was praised for but my inner literary geek said “no” – I…

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Book Review

WEEKEND READ| The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick

I really enjoyed The Silver Linings Playbook movie when it came out, which made me want to read the book.  Usually it’s the other way around.   220 more words


Anthony Crescenzo: Family footsteps lead right to the huddle as Jugglers' pivot honours his late dad

VANCOUVER — When quarterback Anthony Crescenzo convenes the huddle, bowing slightly along with the rest of his Notre Dame Jugglers teammates to call the next play, he cocks his left arm to study the options on the band taped around his wrist. 755 more words


On Audiobooks, and a Review of Scribd

I wrote in my last monthly round-up that I was giving audiobooks a go in September, and here I am now to report my findings! I have been pretty adamant in the past about how I don’t like them much– I understand the appeal, but could never really get into them myself. 1,987 more words


Chapter 18: New Adventures...13th Annual Collingswood Book Festival!

My mom is always on the look out for new adventures and book related activities for me. When I was younger, she used to drive me to the library so I could volunteer during the summer, as well as, turn in my summer reading challenges. 138 more words

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The Silver Linings Playbook

I just read the book!

I don’t know how many times I have watched the movie, which may be, and has been my favorite movie for quite a while. 600 more words