A WALK TO REMEMBER BOOK

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A Walk to Remember is a novel by American writer Nicholas Sparks, released in October The novel, set in – in Beaufort, North Carolina, is a. I can say however, that A Walk to Remember was my favorite novel to write. I enjoyed the process of capturing the voice of a smart-alecky year-old kid. A Walk to Remember book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. There was a time when the world was sweeter when the .


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This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, andincidents are the product of the author's imagination or areused fictitiously. Any resemblance to. Sure to wring yet more tears from willing readers' eyes, the latest novel by the bestselling Sparks is a forced coming-of-age story concerning a pair of unlikely. Fifty-seven-year-old Landon Carter narrates the novel, reflecting on events from 40 years in the past. The novel opens A Walk to Remember. Nicholas Sparks.

Jamie does not return to school the following Monday and that it is eventually learned that she is too ill and will never return to school.

While they are having dinner at Landon's house, Jamie tells Landon, "I love you, too," for the first time. A couple weeks later, Eric and Margaret visit Jamie's house, where they apologize for ever being rude to her.

Jamie refuses to stay at the hospital, because she wants to die at home.

In turn, Landon's father helps to provide Jamie the best equipment and doctors so she can spend the rest of her life at home. This gesture helps to mend the gap between father and son. One day, while sitting next to Jamie while she sleeps, Landon comes up with an idea. He runs to the church to find Hegbert and asks him for permission to marry Jamie. While Hegbert is reluctant, his refusal to deny Landon's request is seen by Landon as approval.

Landon runs back to Jamie's side and asks, "Will you marry me? Landon and Jamie are married in a church full of people with Hegbert walking Jamie down the aisle. When they reach the front of the church, Hegbert says, "I can no more give Jamie away than I can give away my heart. But what I can do is let another share in the joy that she has always given me.

The book ends with Landon 40 years later at age He still loves Jamie and wears her ring.

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He finishes the story by saying, "I now believe, by the way, that miracles can happen. Sign In Don't have an account? Start a Wiki. Retrieved from " https: Cancel Save. His best friend, Eric Hunter, who is the most popular boy in school, helps him and, to his surprise, Landon wins the in the school's production of The Christmas Angel.

While Landon is not very enthusiastic about participating, he agrees to it anyway. Jamie, on the other hand, could not be happier about her new cast mate.

Landon knows that if his friends learn about his role in the play, he will be teased relentlessly. One day at rehearsal, Jamie asks if Landon will walk her home, after which it becomes routine.

A Walk to Remember

A couple of days later, Eric mocks the couple during their walk home and Landon becomes truly embarrassed to be with Jamie. Meanwhile, Landon continues to learn about all the people and organizations Jamie spends her time helping, including an orphanage.

Landon and Jamie visit the orphanage one day to discuss a possible showing of The Christmas Angel,but their proposal is quickly rejected by Mr.

When Jamie and Landon were waiting to meet Mr. Jenkins, she tells Landon that all she wants in the future is to get married in a church full of people and to have her father walk her down the aisle.

While Landon thinks this is a strange wish, he accepts it. In truth, he is beginning to enjoy his time with her.

A Walk to Remember (novel)

One day, while they are walking home, Landon yells at Jamie and he tells her that he is not friends with her.

The next day at the first show of The Christmas Angel, Jamie enters the stage dressed as the angel, making Landon simply utter his line, "You're beautiful," meaning it for the first time. Following that, Jamie asks Landon if he would go around town and retrieve the jars containing money collected for the orphans' Christmas presents. Jamie downloads gifts for the orphanage, and Landon and Jamie spend Christmas Eve there.

Jamie's Christmas gift to Landon is her deceased mother's Bible. As they get in the car to go home, Landon realizes his true feelings for her. The next day Landon visits Jamie at her house, where they share their first kiss on her porch. While Hegbert initially refuses, after Landon declares his love for Jamie, Hegbert allows it.

On New Year's Jamie and Landon go to dinner, where they share their first dance. A couple of weeks later, Landon tells Jamie that he is in love with her.

To his surprise, Jamie replies by insisting that he cannot be.

In response, Landon demands an explanation, and Jamie reveals that she is dying of leukemia. The following Sunday, Hegbert announces to his congregation that his daughter is dying.

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Jamie does not return to school the following Monday and that it is eventually learned that she is too ill and will never return to school. After her death, Sparks said in the eulogy : " I suppose I wrote this novel not only so that you could get to know my sister, but so that you would know what a wonderful thing it was that her husband once did for her.

Landon's father is not around very much, as he lives in Washington, D.

Landon's father pressures him into running for class president. That night, he looks through his yearbook, trying to find an acceptable date. When Landon is threatened by Lew, [15] Jamie comes to Landon's aid, to his appreciation.

At the end of the night, he admits she was the best date possible. Landon knows that if his friends learn about his role in the play, he will be teased relentlessly. Landon and Jamie visit the orphanage one day to discuss a possible showing of The Christmas Angel, [22] but their proposal is quickly rejected by Mr.

Jenkins, she tells Landon that all she wants in the future is to get married in a church full of people and to have her father walk her down the aisle. In truth, he is beginning to enjoy his time with her. One day, while they are walking home, Landon yells at Jamie and he tells her that he is not friends with her.

Following that, Jamie asks Landon if he would go around town and retrieve the jars containing money collected for the orphans' Christmas presents.

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The next day Landon visits Jamie at her house, where they share their first kiss on her porch. While Hegbert initially refuses, after Landon declares his love for Jamie, [34] Hegbert allows it. In response, Landon demands an explanation, [38] and Jamie reveals that she is dying of leukemia.Landon and Jamie are married in a church full of people.

Although she was weak and was in a wheelchair, she insisted on walking down the aisle so that her father could give her away which was part of her dream. But what I can do is let another share in the joy that she has always given me".

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I suppose I wrote this novel not only so that you could get to know my sister, but so that you would know what a wonderful thing it was that her husband once did for her. By the end of filming, however, the symptoms were less obvious. But what I can do is let another share in the joy that she has always given me.

For example, his sister, just like Jamie, was never popular at school and always wore an ugly sweater.