The Lucky One by Nicholas Sparks - This is my favorite N Sparks book, the mostly happy ending had something to do with that, I think - Lindsey Pogue Adventure Romance New Adult Author - www.lindseypogue.com
A Walk to Remember / Nicholas Sparks "A romance featuring a troublesome teenager in North 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."
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Jodi Picoult is a master of implanting you into a story, letting you hear all the opinions and feelings of each character without telling you all their dirty secrets and motivations until the very end. This book was painful, compelling and important.