Meet the Author: Matthew Quick

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Cherry Hill Public Library
Conference Center, Lower Level

Event Details

The New York Times bestselling author of The Silver Linings Playbook offers a timely novel featuring his most fascinating character yet, a Vietnam vet embarking on an idealistic crusade to track down his nemesis from the war.

Books will be available for sale and signing at the event. Registration required.

Praise for The Reason You’re Alive: “Surprising....At the core of the novel is the voice of David Granger, a combination of Archie Bunker and Marlow of Conrad’s Heart of Darkness....A valuable addition to fiction about the tangled aftereffects of Vietnam on soldiers in the field.” (Kirkus)

About the Author: Matthew Quick is the New York Times bestselling author of several novels, including The Silver Linings Playbook, which was made into an Oscar-winning film, The Good Luck of Right Now and Love May Fail. His work has been translated into more than 30 languages and has received a PEN/Hemingway Award Honorable Mention, among other accolades. He lives with his wife on North Carolina’s Outer Banks.


Event Type(s): Adult, Teens
Age Group(s): Adults (18+)
Presenter: Matthew Quick
Katie Hardesty
(856) 903-1207

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