At First Sight

At First Sight

Paperback - 2007
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There are a few things Jeremy Marsh was sure he'd never do: he'd never leave New York City; never give his heart away again after barely surviving one failed marriage; and, most of all, never become a parent. Now, Jeremy is living in the tiny town of Boone Creek, North Carolina, married to Lexie Darnell, the love of his life, and anticipating the birth of their daughter. But just as his life seems to be settling into a blissful pattern, an unsettling and mysterious message re-opens old wounds and sets off a chain of events that will forever change the course of this young couple's marriage.

Dramatic, heartbreaking and surprising, this is a story about the love between a man and a woman and between a parent and a child. More than that, it is a story that beautifully portrays how the same emotion that can break your heart is also the one that will ultimately heal it.

While the novel picks up the tale of Lexie Darnell and Jeremy Marsh that started in True Believer and will delight fans of that novel, it stands on its own as one of Nicholas Sparks's most deeply moving love stories.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Pub., 2007, c2005.
ISBN: 9780446401265
0446401269
Characteristics: xv, 332 pages ;,18 cm.
Alternative Title: At 1st sight

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robinandrews10
Feb 13, 2019

One of my favorite novels by Nicholas sparks. I love the small town in which this is set, I feel like I’ve lived there.

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weezie1
Sep 10, 2018

Very good novel again by Nike - July 2017

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Alison_Kelly
Aug 12, 2016

This is a novel that can make anyone cry, including those who dont usually tear up. I recommend this book to anyone who has read any of Nicholas' other books.

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stargazer999
Mar 27, 2015

Tear jerker as only Nicholas Sparks does. Read the book first
and then see the movie. One of my all time favorites.

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dlh1
Jan 14, 2015

Typical Sparks novel, where he has to have you in tears at the end of the book. I felt that my emotions were manipulated.

carrilis Aug 01, 2014

Nothing will ever match The Notebook. This was good, not great. I'd call it a typical Sparks novel. Good for a light, summer read.

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jessicaaoun
Aug 19, 2013

the best book ever. i loved it.

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Mauve_Rabbit_11
Apr 26, 2013

I cried at the end, it was so sad

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tigerlittle2
Apr 01, 2013

I found this book a little boring. It is definitely not Nicholas Sparks' best book

AmandaVollmershausen Mar 09, 2013

I found this novel easy to read and entertaining, but it seemed to lack a certain authenticity. Compared to the other Nicholas Sparks novels I've read, this one felt less believable. To be fair, I'm not usually a romance-reader, but I wouldn't say this is the best one out there!

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