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Sparks, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 475 works in 5,381 publications in 29 languages and 194,564 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Drama  Romance films  Domestic fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  Psychological fiction  Science fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist, Contributor, Narrator, Producer, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PS3569.P363, 813.54
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The notebook by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

338 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 18 languages and held by 8,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Southern nursing home, an 80-year-old man reads from his diary to his wife, suffering from Alzheimer's. It's the story of their teenage romance, followed by years of separation because he was from the wrong class, followed by her decision, on his return from World War II, to be her own woman and marry him
Dear John by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

200 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 7,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John, a high school dropout, enlists in the Army not knowing what else to do with his life. While in the Army he meets Savannah, they fall in love and she awaits his return from the Army. After 9/11 John feels it's his duty to re-enlist. During their long separation Savannah falls in love and marries someone else
A walk to remember by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

229 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 7,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance featuring a troublesome teenager in South Carolina who is changed for the better by the love of a girl. She is the angelic daughter of a local minister and the boy joins her in doing good deeds. But she has a secret which will break his heart
The choice by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

164 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 7,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travis Parker has everything a man could want: a good job, loyal friends, even a waterfront home in small-town North Carolina. In full pursuit of the good life--boating, swimming, and regular barbecues with his good-natured buddies--he holds the vague conviction that a serious relationship with a woman would only cramp his style. That is, until Gabby Holland moves in next door. Despite his attempts to be neighbourly, the appealing redhead seems to have a chip on her shoulder about him ... and the presence of her longtime boyfriend doesn't help. Despite himself, Travis can't stop trying to ingratiate himself with his new neighbour, and his persistent efforts lead them both to the doorstep of a journey that neither could have foreseen
The lucky one by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

147 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 7,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there really such thing as a lucky charm? The hero of Nicholas Sparks's new novel believes he's found one in the form of a photograph of a smiling woman he's never met, but who he comes to believe holds the key to his destiny. The chain of events that leads to him possessing the photograph and finding the woman pictured in it is the stuff of love stories
The wedding by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

141 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 6,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From America's favorite chronicler of love stories continues the legacy of his classic "The Notebook" with the story of an ordinary man who goes to extraordinary lengths to win back the love of his life
Safe haven by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

132 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 6,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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 forming personal ties until a series of events draws her into two reluctant relationships: one with Alex, a widowed store owner with a kind heart and two young children; and another with her plainspoken single neighbor, Jo. Despite her reservations, Katie slowly begins to let down her guard, putting down roots in the close-knit community and becoming increasingly attached to Alex and his family. But even as Katie begins to fall in love, she struggles with the dark secret that still haunts and terrifies her-- a past that set her on a fearful, shattering journey across the country, to the sheltered oasis of Southport. With Jo's empathic and stubborn support, Katie eventually realizes that she must choose between a life of transient safety and one of riskier rewards-- and that in the darkest hour, love is the only true safe haven"--Cover
Message in a bottle by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

227 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 6,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a beach, Boston journalist Theresa Osborne finds a bottle thrown up by the sea with a love letter from a man to his dead wife. Theresa, a divorcee searching for love, is so moved by it she tracks the man to his yacht in North Carolina and a romance follows. By the author of The Notebook
The rescue by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

194 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 6,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volunteer fireman and a single mother join forces to find the woman's son who has been lost in a storm. While searching for the boy, the two adults find themselves increasingly close
A bend in the road by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

189 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 6,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated by the death of his wife in a hit-and-run accident, Miles, deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, discovers new meaning in his life when he meets Sarah Andrews, a woman struggling to rebuild her own life
The best of me by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

105 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 6,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of two small-town former high school sweethearts from opposite sides of the tracks. Now middle-aged, they have taken wildly divergent paths, but neither has lived the life they imagined, and neither can forget the passionate first love that forever altered their world. When they are both called back to their hometown for the funeral of the mentor who once gave them shelter, they will be forced to confront the choices each has made, and ask whether love can truly rewrite the past
At first sight by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

184 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 6,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Marsh is now living in Boone Creek, North Carolina, married to Lexie Darnell, and awaiting the birth of their daughter. But, just when things a looking goods, an unsettling and mysterious message brings trouble from the past
The guardian by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

120 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 6,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after losing her husband, twenty-nine-year-old Julie Barenson considers falling in love again and wonders if she should choose sophisticated Richard, who treats her like a queen, or down-to-earth Mike, who is her best friend
The last song by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

133 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 5,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seventeen-year-old Veronica 'Ronnie' Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. Three years later, she remains alienated from her parents, particularly her father-- until her mother decides it would be in everyone's best interest if she and her brother spent the summer with him"--Jacket
True believer by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

148 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 5,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a science journalist with a regular column in Scientific American, Jeremy Marsh specializes in debunking the supernatural. A born skeptic, he travels to the small town of Boone Creek, North Carolina, determined to find the real cause behind the ghostly apparitions that appear in the town cemetery. What he doesn't plan on however, is meeting and falling hopelessly in love with Lexie Darnell, granddaughter of the twon psychic. Now, if the young lovers are to have any kind of future at all, Jeremy must make a difficult choice: return to the life he knows, or do something he's never done before - take a giant leap of faith
The longest ride by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

102 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee Amerikaanse liefdesgeschiedenissen, een van een ouder paar kunstliefhebbers en een van een jonger stelletje. komen uiteindelijk bij elkaar
See me : a novel by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

66 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 4,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Hancock is giving his second chance his best shot. At 28, he's focused only on walking a straight line - getting his teaching degree, working out at the gym religiously, and avoiding all the places and people that proved so destructive in his earlier life. The last thing he's looking for is a serious relationship. But when Maria Sanchez crosses paths with him on a rainswept night in North Carolina, his plans are upended in a way that will rattle the foundations of his carefully structured life. As for Maria, the hardworking lawyer and daughter of Mexican immigrants, Colin will challenge every notion she's ever had about herself and her future, making her question what truly makes her happy. Before the couple has a chance to envision what a life together might look like, however, menacing reminders of events in Maria's past begin to surface. And as the threat of violence begins to shadow her every step, she and Colin will be tested in increasingly terrifying ways. Will demons from their past destroy the tentative bonds they have forged, or will their love protect them, even in the darkest hour?
Two by two by Nicholas Sparks( Book )

39 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 32, Russell Green has it all: a stunning wife, a lovable six year-old daughter, a successful career as an advertising executive and an expansive home in Charlotte. But underneath the shiny surface of this perfect existence, fault lines are beginning to appear. In a matter of months, Russ finds himself without a job or wife, caring for his young daughter while struggling to adapt to a new and baffling reality. Throwing himself into the wilderness of single parenting, Russ embarks on a journey at once terrifying and rewarding-one that will test his abilities and his emotional resources beyond anything he ever imagined
The choice by Nicholas Sparks( Recording )

58 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Travis Parker has everything a man could want: a good job, loyal friends, even a waterfront home in small-town North Carolina. In full pursuit of the good life-- boating, swimming, and regular barbecues with his good-natured buddies-- he holds the vague conviction that a serious relationship with a woman would only cramp his style. That is, until Gabby Holland moves in next door. Despite his attempts to be neighborly, the appealing redhead seems to have a chip on her shoulder about him -- and the presence of her longtime boyfriend doesn't help. Despite himself, Travis can't stop trying to ingratiate himself with his new neighbor, and his persistent efforts lead them both to the doorstep of a journey that neither could have foreseen. Spanning the eventful years of young love, marriage and family, THE CHOICE ultimately confronts us with the most heartwrenching question of all: how far would you go to keep the hope of love alive?"--Publisher's web site
The longest ride by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een romance van kunstliefhebster Sophia en rodeokampioen Luke raakt verstrengeld met de herinneringen van de oude man Ira Levinson aan zijn toenmalige geliefde Ruth
 
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The notebook
Alternative Names
Ispārks, Nīkulās

Nicholas Sparks

Nicholas Sparks americký spisovatel

Nicholas Sparks Amerikaans auteur

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Nikolas Sparks

Sbaris, N., 1965-

Sipakesi 1965-

Siparks, Nikolas 1965-

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Sparks Nicholas

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Sparks, Nikolas 1965-

Spārks, Nikolass

Spārkss, Nikolass

Νίκολας Σπαρκς

Николас Спаркс

Никълъс Спаркс

Ніколас Спаркс

Спаркс, Ниkолас

Спаркс, Николас

Նիկոլաս Սպարկս

ניקולס ספארקס

ניקולס ספרקס

ספּארקס, ניקולס

ספארקס, ניקולס 1965-

ספרקס, ניקולס

ספרקס, ניקולס 1965-

سبارك، نيكولاس، 1965-

سپاركس, نىكولاس 1965-

نيكولاس سباركس

نيكولاس سباركس، 1965-

نیکلاس اسپارکس

نیکلاس اسپارکس نویسنده آمریکایی

निकोलस स्पार्कस्

นิโคลัส สปากส์

ნიკოლას სპარქსი

니컬러스 스파크스

스파크스, 니콜라스 1965-

スパークス, ニコラス

ニコラス・スパークス

尼可拉斯·史派克 Author

斯帕克思 1965-

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Dear JohnA walk to rememberThe choiceThe lucky oneThe weddingSafe havenMessage in a bottleThe rescue