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Literary festival to honor Quick

Massachusetts resident Matthew Quick, whose debut novel, “The Silver Linings Playbook,” tells an irreverent yet authentic story about a man recently released from a mental institution A ND WAS TURNED INTO AN ACADEMY AWARD-WINNING FILM, will be honored at this year’s Newburyport Literary Festival.

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