The Book a Walk to Remember

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A Walk To Remember
I have finished reading the book A Walk to Remember, by Nicholas Sparks, and it is certainly one of the most inspiring books I have ever read. This dramatic fiction plus love story was published in 1999. I recommend you read this book, and I am almost positive it will touch you in some kind of way. This book is 256 pages of a teenage love story. Personally my favorite character was Landon because he learned a lot and he did everything he could to make the love of his life happy. The main character Landon Carter, the popular boy in school makes some life changing decisions during his senior year. Landon unexpectedly falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the last person that anyone thought he would love. Jamie Sullivan was not accepted by many people, in fact most people made fun of her. It all started when Landon joined the drama class so he could blow off a class his senior year. He realized that she was a good person, and she taught him about life and helped him find himself. He asked Jamie to the dance and this is how she responded “I’d love to, on one condition. You have to promise that you won’t fall in love with me.” Landon did the exact opposite he fell in love, and he fell hard. Landon soon asked Jamie out and they were happy together, and had so many good times. The relationship seemed so perfect and it felt as if nothing could go wrong, but then the unthinkable happened. Landon and Jamie had reached the biggest obstacle that would occur in their lifetime of love. Jamie had leukemia and she was keeping it a secret from him, because she did not want to be treated different than anyone else. Landon didn’t know what to do because she had stopped responding to her treatment, and was becoming more and more ill. Soon they would both learn that love conquers all. Landon was scared he knew that he could lose the one person who brought faith to him. He knew this would be the test on how strong their love really was. While Jamie was really sick...
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