• The Five People You Meet in Heaven
    This novel's first and almost only main character is Eddie, an eighty-three year old man. He is a man who has lived almost his entire life on Ruby Pier, an amusement park right on the ocean. He is head of maintenance at the pier, which was his father's job when Eddie was a child. Eddie is the protag...
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    Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. As the park has changed over the years -- from the Loop-the-Loop to the Pipeline Plunge -- so, too, has Eddie changed, from optimistic youth to embittered old age. His days are a dull...
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    This isn't technically a book that I read when I was in the properly defined age group, but looking back at this book it is probably the book that has had the largest impact on my life, and had it been out when I was younger would have been a book that I would have read. I read this book after I had...
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  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven
    The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom is an allegorical story of a man named Eddie who dies, goes to Heaven, and meets five people who, in some way or another, were impacted or had an impact on his life. Whether or not Eddie knew it, God had put these people in Eddie's life for a reason...
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    Introduction: Part melodrama and part parable, Mitch Albom's The Five People You Meet in Heaven weaves together three stories, all told about the same man: 83-year-old Eddie, the head maintenance person at Ruby Point Amusement Park. As the novel opens, readers are told that Eddie, unsuspecting, is...
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    PHI 206 Dr. Obach The Five People You Meet in Heaven In the novel, The Five People You Meet In Heaven, the meaning of Eddie's life is revealed by the five people he meets before entering heaven. At first glance it may seem as if Eddie's life had no meaning, as Eddie thought it did. However e...
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  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven
    Book Report The Five People You Meet in Heaven By: Mitch Albom Eddie - main character, old man, in his eighty's , works at Ruby's Pier, fixing the rides, dies after a ride breaks and falls on top of him. Annie - minor character, girl whom Eddie saved from a falling cart. She live...
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    THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN What is heaven? It seems there are numberless ideas today of what "heaven" is like. The fact of the matter is that no one of us can say for certain. Some believe that heaven is where we look back at our lives here on Earth as a way of learning from our mista...
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    The novel the Five People You Meet in Heaven tells a story about an old man who worked at Ruby Pier and was 83 years old. The novel begins stating that it is starting with and end, the end of Eddie's life. But in all reality, it's not only an end, its beginning too; the beginning of Eddie's "life" i...
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    The Five People You Meet in Heaven, by Mitch Albom, is a book about the journey of an old man, as he figures out what he lived for, after his death. The book shows how any life can be connected to another by one small event, althought they do not necessarily have to directly know each other during t...
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    “The Five People You Meet In Heaven” by Mitch Albom For my book report I chose to read and critique Mitch Albom’s “The Fine People You Meet in Heaven”. Mitch Albom’s story is centered on a character named Eddie. Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels like he has led a nothing to...
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    B. Teaser Eddie, the main character is the maintenance man at the amusement park nearby, called Ruby Pier. Eddie had desired to study engineering in life. however, he was never able to leave the pier due to the war, World War 2, and his injury during the war. He continued to work there despite hi...
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    The Five People You Meet in Heaven The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom is a story about the life of an elderly man who works at an amusement park called Ruby Pier for his whole life. The man, Eddie dies in tragic accident at Ruby Pier while trying to save the life of a young girl....
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  • Five People
    Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. As the park has changed over the years, Eddie has changed, from optimistic youth to an embittered elderly age. His days are a dull routine of work, loneliness, and regret. Then, on hi...
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    Mayara Gomes Sister Ondina Cortes RST 150 November 16, 2010 Five People you Meet in Heaven The book “Five People you Meet in Heaven” presents the passage from life to death not in a religious point of view, but in a way that allow people to understand the end of a physical life and the...
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  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven
    The Five People you Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom. It is the story of a man named Eddie who for almost his whole life was the maintenance man at an amusement park called Ruby Pier. The story starts with the end of Eddie's life on Earth and the beginning of his journey through heaven. The basic sto...
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    All About My Novel The Five People You Meet In Heaven Mith Albom “All endings are also beginnings. We just don’t know it at the time…” Audrey DU...
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    The five people you meet in heaven To start it all out Eddie follows his regular routine, gets up early go to the pier and start daily safety checks. About halfway through the day he takes his lunch break. When all of a sudden he hears a scream and gets radioed over to mediate the situation. He...
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  • Essay About the Five People You Meet in Heaven
    Essay about The Five People You Meet in Heaven Subject: Compare Eddie’s encounters with death during his life and the experience of his own death. Eddie was an 83 years old man. He worked in Ruby Pier, an amusement park, where he maintained the rides during all his life. He really didn’t like...
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  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven
    The Five People You Meet In Heaven is a book written by Mitch Albom. It is about his personal views on what he believes happens to people after death. In this story, the main character is an older man named Eddie. Unlike most stories, his occurs after he dies. In the beginning, we see that...
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