Tag Archive | Nicholas Sparks

Review: The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks

Review: The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks

Ira Levinson is in trouble. At ninety-one years old, in poor health and alone in the world, he finds himself stranded on an isolated embankment after a car crash. Suffering multiple injuries, he struggles to retain consciousness until a blurry image materializes and comes into focus beside him: his beloved wife Ruth, who passed away […]

Review: The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

Review: The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

Set amid the austere beauty of the North Carolina coast, The Notebook begins with the story of Noah Calhoun, a rural Southerner recently returned form the Second World War. Noah is restoring a plantation home to its former glory, and he is haunted by images of the beautiful girl he met fourteen years earlier, a […]

Review: The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

Review: The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

Set amid the austere beauty of the North Carolina coast, The Notebook begins with the story of Noah Calhoun, a rural Southerner recently returned form the Second World War. Noah is restoring a plantation home to its former glory, and he is haunted by images of the beautiful girl he met fourteen years earlier, a […]

My 2013 Book Challenges

For years, my bookcases have collected dozens and dozens of books. Most of which get read, but then, there are always those few I never begin. This year I plan on changing that by challenging myself. Starting off the year, I plan to read at least fifty new, no book I have read before will […]

Review: Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks

Review: Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks

Love hurts. There is nothing as painful as heartbreak. But in order to learn to love again, you must learn to trust again. When a mysterious young woman named Katie appears in the small North Carolina town of Southport, her sudden arrival raises questions about her past. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Katie seems determined to avoid […]

The Lucky One Trailer

So anyone who knows me, knows I love to read. But also, you know I am not usually fond of “romance”. But my exception to the rule comes every fall, when the bookstores place the latest Nicholas Sparks book on their shelves. In fact, this year is the first year I haven’t purchased the newest […]