Matthew Quick is a very big deal right now. You wouldn’t know it, based on the casual way he saunters around his modest home in Holden, not far from Worcester. He’s mellow and welcoming, and there’s nothing about him that would suggest he’s any fancier than his neighbors. But he’s Oscar bait. Quick, 39, is the author of the 2008 novel “The Silver Linings Playbook,” which is now playing in limited-release in Boston and opens nationwide on Wednesday.
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