"The Best of Me," Another
Great Book by Nicholas Sparks
by: Bobby McDonald
Do lovers get second chances in life? That's the question you must answer, as best selling author, Nicholas Sparks, introduces you to another riveting couple in his latest book, "The Best of Me." It was in the spring of 1984, when juniors, Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole, from opposite sides of the tracks, in a small North Carolina town, fall deeply in love. Was it just a "high school fling" or was it the real thing?
Unforeseen events in their lives, "tear them apart," at the conclusion of their senior year, driving them down two opposite paths in life.
However, when a mutual friend and confidant, passes away, 25 years later, the two former high school sweethearts, meet again for the first time, when they are invited back to their hometown, to carry out the wishes of his will. Summoned back at the request of the estate attorney, they find out that there are many, many surprises in life, and that life don't always wait for the convenient, and things never "turn out" like they seem in our best made plans.
Do you believe in fate? Do you believe that each of us have a purpose in this life?
You're certain to be haunted by the memories of Dawson and Amanda, as you search their pasts and look toward the future, with this memorable book, that won't let you put it down, until the very last page!
Make time to read this 292 page story, that keeps you intrigued with each page and turn of events.
Sparks thrilled us in The Notebook and Message in a Bottle, as well as the over 77 million copies, in 40 languages, that his books have been printed, as well as the movie adaptations, and this selection, is just as good, as the best!