Love May Fail by Matthew Quick

Love May Fail

byMatthew Quick

Paperback | June 16, 2015

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“Quick celebrates the power of ordinary, flawed human beings to rescue themselves and each other. His writing is shot through with wit and humanity and an ultimately optimistic view of people, without ever becoming sentimental.” —GRAEME SIMSION, AUTHOR OF THE ROSIE PROJECT

Portia Kane is having a meltdown. After escaping her ritzy Florida life and her cheating pornographer husband, she finds herself transported back to South Jersey, where things remain largely unchanged from her unhappy childhood. In need of saving herself, she sets out to find and resurrect a beloved high school English teacher who has retired after a horrific scandal. Will a sassy nun, an ex-heroin addict, a metal-head little boy, and her hoarder mother help or hurt Portia's chances in this bid for renewed hope in the human race? This is a story of the great highs and lows of existence: the heartache and daring choices it takes to become the person you know (deep down) you are meant to be.

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MATTHEW QUICK(aka Q) is theNew York Timesbestselling author of several novels, includingThe Silver Linings Playbook, which was made into an Oscar-winning film, andThe Good Luck of Right Now. His work has been translated into more than twenty languages and has received a PEN/Hemingway Award Honorable Mention, among other accolades. Q li...
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Title:Love May FailFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.04 inPublished:June 16, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1443425885

ISBN - 13:9781443425889

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Quick, an ex-teacher, nails the symbiotic student-teacher relationship, with all of its attendant baggage, squarely on the head in this engaging slice-of-life dramedy with definite big-screen potential.