Alternate Cover Edition Can Be Found HereSeventeen Year Old Veronica Ronnie Miller S Life Was Turned Upside Down When Her Parents Divorced And Her Father Moved From New York City To Wilmington, North Carolina Three Years Later, She Remains Angry And Alienated From Her Parents, Especially Her Father Until Her Mother Decides It Would Be In Everyone S Best Interest If She Spent The Summer In Wilmington With Him Ronnie S Father, A Former Concert Pianist And Teacher, Is Living A Quiet Life In The Beach Town, Immersed In Creating A Work Of Art That Will Become The Centerpiece Of A Local Church The Tale That Unfolds Is An Unforgettable Story About Love In Its Myriad Forms First Love, The Love Between Parents And Children That Demonstrates, As Only A Nicholas Sparks Novel Can, The Many Ways That Deeply Felt Relationships Can Break Our Hearts And Heal Them
Nicholas Sparks is one of the world s most beloved storytellers All of his books have been New York Times bestsellers, with over 105 million copies sold worldwide, inthan 50 languages, including over 75 million copies in the United States alone.Sparks wrote one of his best known stories, The Notebook, over a period of six months at age 28 It was published in 1996 and he followed with the novels Message in a Bottle 1998 , A Walk to Remember 1999 , The Rescue 2000 , A Bend in the Road 2001 , Nights in Rodanthe 2002 , The Guardian 2003 , The Wedding 2003 , True Believer 2005 and its sequel, At First Sight 2005 , Dear John 2006 , The Choice 2007 , The Lucky One 2008 , The Last Song 2009 , Safe Haven 2010 , The Best of Me 2011 , The Longest Ride 2013 , See Me 2015 , Two by Two 2016 and Every Breath 2018 as well as the 2004 non fiction memoir Three Weeks With My Brother, co written with his brother Micah His twenty first novel, The Return, will be published on September 29, 2020.Film adaptations of Nicholas Sparks novels, including The Choice, The Longest Ride, The Best of Me, Safe Haven on all of which he served as a producer , The Lucky One, Message in a Bottle, A Walk to Remember,The Notebook, Nights in Rodanthe, Dear John and The Last Song, have had a cumulative worldwide gross of over three quarters of a billion dollarsThe Notebook is also being adapted into a musical, featuring music and lyrics by Ingrid Michaelson Sparks lives in North Carolina He contributes to a variety of local and national charities, and is a major contributor to the Creative Writing Program MFA at the University of Notre Dame, where he provides scholarships, internships, and a fellowship annually He co founded The Epiphany School in New Bern, North Carolina in 2006 As a former full scholarship athlete he still holds a track and field record at the University of Notre Dame he also spent four years coaching track and field athletes at the local public high school In 2009, the team he coached at New Bern High School set a World Junior Indoor Record in the 4x400 meter, in New York The record still stands The Nicholas Sparks Foundation, a 501 c 3 nonprofit committed to improving cultural and international understanding through global education experiences for students of all ages was launched in 2011 Between the foundation, and the personal gifts of the Sparks family,than 15 million dollars have been distributed to deserving charities, scholarship programs, and projects Because the Sparks family covers all operational expenses of the foundation, 100% of donations are devoted to programs.
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- The Last Song
- Nicholas Sparks
- 21 May 2019 Nicholas Sparks