* "This book is the answer to all those angst-ridden and painfully grim novels in the shortcut lingo of short attention-span theater. Hugely enjoyable."—School Library Journal, starred review
"A searing story of redemption."—Publishers Weekly
"This is a must-read, must-quote, must-hug kind of book, the best kind of book there is."—Justina Chen, author of North of Beautiful
"This special book dares us to embrace audacious hope. Amber Appleton is my hero."—Sara Zarr, author of Once Was Lost and National Book Award finalist Story of a Girl
"This funny-sad book keeps you guessing until the very last page about which will win: the humor or the heartache? The answer, lucky reader, is both."
—Dana Reinhardt, author of How to Build a House
Praise for The Silver Linings Playbook:
Honorable mention for PEN/Hemingway Award for First Fiction
"A first novel that doggedly does its own thing... irresistible."
"[A] charming debut novel.."
-- Wall Street Journal—-