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Here’s Looking At You, Kid

Posh explains why Matthew Quick's Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock might be the best book of the year.

Here’s Looking At You, Kid

BOOK REPORT for Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick

Cover Story: Like A Mothereffing Adult
BFF Charm: Platinum Edition
Swoonworthy Scale: 2
Talky Talk: Hurt So Good
Bonus Factors: Non-After School Special, Footnotes, Bogart, Coach Taylor Award for Awesome Teaching
Anti-Bonus Factor: Patty Chase Award for Awful Parenting
Relationship Status: I Think This Is The Beginning Of A Beautiful Friendship

Y'all, Y'ALL. This is the best book I've read so far this year. Like, phenomenal, powerful, PUNCH IN THE GUT good. (Note the DNRIP tag.)

Get over to the rest of this review on Kirkus so you can understand exactly how Leonard Peacock will change your life.

p.s. This is our FYA Book Club selection for December 2013, so if you're a member, start emotionally preparing yourself now.

 

Posh Deluxe's photo About the Author: Sarah lives in Austin, TX, where she programs films at the Alamo Drafthouse. Sarah enjoys fancy cocktails, dance parties and anything that sparkles (except vampires).