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Matthew Quick

Biography

Matthew Quick

Matthew Quick (aka Q) is the New York Times bestselling author of several novels, including THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, which was made into an Oscar-winning film, and THE GOOD LUCK OF RIGHT NOW. His work has been translated into 30 languages and has received a PEN/Hemingway Award Honorable Mention. Q lives with his wife, the novelist-pianist Alicia Bessette, on North Carolina's Outer Banks.

Books by Matthew Quick

by Matthew Quick - Fiction

An aspiring feminist and underappreciated housewife embarks on an odyssey to find human decency and goodness --- and her high school English teacher --- in New York Times bestselling author Matthew Quick’s offbeat masterpiece, a quirky ode to love, fate and hair metal.

by Matthew Quick - Fiction, Humor

From the New York Times bestselling author of THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK comes the funny, feel-good story of a young man who, in the aftermath of his mother’s untimely death, forms an unlikely family with three other outsiders.

by Matthew Quick - Fiction, Humor, Literary

Pat's God-given mission is to become physically fit and emotionally literate, whereupon God will ensure him a happy ending --- the return of his estranged wife, Nikki. However, no one will talk to him about Nikki, his beloved Philadelphia Eagles keep losing and he’s being pursued by the deeply odd Tiffany.