[Epub] ↠ The Spectacular Now Author Tim Tharp – E-inbusiness.co.uk

The Spectacular Now This is a weird book The book itself is pretty straight forward, the narrator is a high school senior named Sutter who likes to drink and is the life of the party The party to him though is all of life He s always the life of the party even though most people probably don t realize the party is happening He lives by the motto of embrace the weird , meaning just go with whatever happens and make the best of it Par Holy crap, this is a good book A heavy book This is one of those books that I went into thinking it was going to be a romance with a message, but pretty all around feel good No Nope I mean, yeah, there s a message, all right, but this book isn t exactly a fluffy candy feel good story So don t go into it thinking it will be It s funny and philosophical and introspective and reminiscent Sutter s voice is so authentically teenager that it s obvious Tim Tharp never completely forgot that pha Holy crap, this is a good book A heavy book This is one of those books that I went into thinking it was going to be a romance with a message, but pretty all around feel good No Nope I mean, yeah, there s a message, all right, but this book isn t exactly a fluffy candy feel good story So don t go into it thinking it will be It s funny and philosophical and introspective and reminiscent Sutter s voice is so authentically teenager that it s obvious Tim Tharp never completely forgot that phase in his own life Some of us do remember what it was like to be a teenager How much is sucked at times, but also how amazingly high you could feel even when everything around you was total shit It s really hard to encapsul 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 Splendiferous Time And Then Let Her Go Forth And Prosper But Aimee S Not Like Other Girls, And Before Long He S In Way Over His Head For The First Time In His Life, He Has The Power To Make A Difference In Someone Else S Life Or Ruin It Forever. Life is a big, screwed up joke with its ups and downs The best way to deal with it is to live in the now, pursue all the pleasure and deal with none of the grief That s the message I get from Sutter Keely, protagonist of The Spectacular Now He takes a purely hedonistic, somewhat philosophical world v La verdad es que este libro fue una desilusi n absoluta, una historia corriente, aburrida y lenta de leer No conecte con ning n personaje de la historia, el desenlace fue totalmente predecible, la verdad no tengo nada bueno que decir de este libro Rese a Completa 4.5 ish stars Call me an idiot if you like, but I didn t realize this book existed until a week ago I ended up seeing the theatrical adaptation at a free screening when it first came out in 2013 not really knowing what I was getting myself into except, of course, a movie theater for free but the movie affected me and I fell in love with it because it immediately connected to my experience as a young adult without resorting to terminal illnesses or similar plot devices to get me invested int 4.5 ish stars Call me an idiot if you like, but I didn t realize this book existed until a week ago I ended up se Life s a party for Sutter Keely because he s the life of the party He s the guy who has friends from every social circle, can get people laughing in awkward situations, and has a smile every time you see him He s the definition of happy drunk, and since he s drunk all the time, he s just a happy guy all around He lets nothing get him down, not even when his beautiful fat girlfriend Cassidy dumps him or when Ricky, his best friend, starts to follow the clean route Nope, nothing, not even Life s a party for Sutter Keely because he s the life of the party He s the guy who has friends from every social circle, can get people laughing in awkward situations, and has a smile every time you see him He s the definition of happy drunk, and since he s drunk all the time, he s just a happy guy all around He lets nothing get him down, not even when his beautiful fat girlfri Here we go..It would have been a 5stars book except for Aimee I couldn t figure her out and she was a bit too naive for my taste all that planning scared me to be honest and not telling anyone her secret oh boy, that s just wrong and the ending which I still don t get, not really I might need to re read the last page Can I also have onepage please So a full review might follow if I ll have some down time to write it sigh but til then this is what I liked Sutter wit Here we go..It would have been a 5stars book except for Aimee I co Okay so I ve been putting off this review because I was unsure about my rating My initial reaction was FIVE STARS FIVE STARS but then I got to thinking about my dislike for the ending and thought maybe I should round it down to four and then I was like but is my problem with the ending because it was bad or because it didn t go the way I wanted it to so I eventually kept my five stars because I am so completely in love with the amazingly complicated and wonderful character th Okay so I ve been putting off this review because I was unsure about my rating My initial reaction was FIVE STARS FIVE STARS but then I got to thinking about my dislike for the ending and thought maybe I should round it down to four and then I was like but is my problem with th I m not sure if this book would have affected me quite as much if I didn t know this boy He is one of the people that I love the most on this planet, and he sharesDNA with me than anyone else He s intelligent, effortlessly popular, charming, kind, and entertaining He has a big heart, fragile and exposed We once spent hours in our backyard collecting slugs and setting them up in their very own tree stump castle Once when he was facing a spanking, we schemed and plotted, arming ourselve I m not sure if this book would have affected me quite as much if I didn t know this boy He is one of the people that I love the most on this planet, and he sharesDNA with me than anyone else He s intelligent, effortlessly popular, charming, kind, and entertaining He has a big heart, fragile and exposed We once spent hours in our backyard collecting slugs and setting them up in their very own tree stump castle Once when he was facing a spanking, we schemed and plotted, arming ourselves with sticks for weapons We were thick as thieves But we all deal with the stress and trauma of childhood in different ways we all have our coping mechanisms As we grew up we fumble

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