Synopses & Reviews
- Nicholas Sparks is hotter than ever, with three paperbacks, The Notebook, The Wedding, and Nights in Rodanthe on the New York Times bestseller list simultaneously. The New Line feature film adaptation of The Notebook (Warner, 1996), starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams, was a major hit in the summer of 2004. The paperback editions of the novel rocketed to #1 on the New York Times bestseller list and have sold over 4.5 million combined copies.
- Sparks's previous hardcover novel, The Wedding (0-446-53245-2, Warner, 9/03), had a first printing of 1.25 million copies and debuted at #2 on the New York Times bestseller list. The Guardian (0-446-52779-3, Warner, 4/03), an instant New York Times bestseller, has over 728,000 hardcover copies in print.
- Three Weeks With My Brother (0-446-53244-4, Warner, 4/04), the author's first work of nonfiction, co-written with his brother Micah Sparks, was a New York Times bestseller with over 483,000 copies in print.
Part love story, part ghost story, True Believer is an unforgettable romance about believing in the impossible, trusting in fate, and unraveling the mysteries of the human heart.
As a science journalist with a regular column in Scientific American, Jeremy Marsh specializes in debunking the supernatural-until he falls in love with the granddaughter of the town psychic.
When Jeremy receives a letter from Boone Creek, North Carolina, about ghostly lights appearing in a cemetery, he can't resist driving down to investigate. Here, in this tightly knit community, Lexie Darnell runs the town's library. Disappointed by past relationships, she is sure of one thing: her future is in Boone Creek, close to all the people she loves. From the moment Jeremy sets eyes on Lexie, he is intrigued. And Lexie, while hesitating to trust this outsider, finds herself thinking of him more than she cares to admit. Now, if they are to be together, Jeremy must do something he's never done before-take a giant leap of faith.
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks comes a love story about taking chances and following your heart. True Believer will make you believe in the miracle of love.
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 towns cemetery. What he doesnt plan on, however, is falling hopelessly in love with Lexie Darnell, granddaughter of the town 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 hes never done beforetake a giant leap of faith.
About the Author
With over 95 million copies of his books sold, Nicholas Sparks is one of the world's most beloved storytellers. His novels include twelve #1 New York Times
bestsellers, and all his books, including Three Weeks with My Brother
, the memoir he wrote with his brother, Micah, have been New York Times
and international bestsellers, and were translated into more than fifty languages. Nine of Nicholas Sparks's novels-The Best of Me, Safe Haven, The Lucky One, The Last Song, Dear John, Nights in Rodanthe, The Notebook, A Walk to Remember,
and Message in a Bottle
-were also adapted into major motion pictures with The Longest Ride
coming in Spring 2015. In 2011, he established the Nicholas Sparks Foundation to inspire and transform students' lives through education, curriculum development, and life-changing international experiences. To learn more, go to www.NicholasSparksFoundation.org. The author lives in North Carolina with his wife and family. You can visit him at www.NicholasSparks.com.