Daily Archives: September 19, 2014

The Spectacular Now – Tim Tharp


Here’s a really interesting review on a book – Toni found she had really bonded with the book AFTER she’d finished reading it… Have you had that experience? And which books have fallen into that category?

Everyday Adventure

First Published: 1st of November 2008
Length: 304 pages
Rating: 4 stars


This National Book Award Finalist is now a major motion picture — one of the most buzzed-about films at Sundance 2013, starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller.

SUTTER KEELY. HE’S the guy you want at your party. He’ll get everyone dancing. He’ ll get everyone in your parents’ pool. Okay, so he’s not exactly a shining academic star. He has no plans for college and will probably end up folding men’s shirts for a living. But there are plenty of ladies in town, and with the help of Dean Martin and Seagram’s V.O., life’s pretty fabuloso, actually.

Until the morning he wakes up on a random front lawn, and he meets Aimee. Aimee’s clueless. Aimee is a social disaster. Aimee needs help, and it’s up to the Sutterman to show Aimee a…

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