Every Breath - Nicholas Sparks

Every Breath

By Nicholas Sparks

  • Release Date: 2018-10-16
  • Genre: Contemporary
Score: 4.5
From 580 Ratings


Get swept up in an epic romance from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Notebook, a heartbreaking love story spanning decades and continents--from North Carolina to Zimbabwe.

Hope Anderson is at a crossroads. At thirty-six, she's been dating her boyfriend, an orthopedic surgeon, for six years. With no wedding plans in sight, and her father recently diagnosed with ALS, she decides to use a week at her family's cottage in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, to ready the house for sale and mull over some difficult decisions about her future.
Tru Walls has never visited North Carolina but is summoned to Sunset Beach by a letter from a man claiming to be his father. A safari guide, born and raised in Zimbabwe, Tru hopes to unravel some of the mysteries surrounding his mother's early life and recapture memories lost with her death. When the two strangers cross paths, their connection is as electric as it is unfathomable . . . but in the immersive days that follow, their feelings for each other will give way to choices that pit family duty against personal happiness in devastating ways.

Illuminating life's heartbreaking regrets and enduring hope, EVERY BREATH explores the many facets of love that lay claim to our deepest loyalties--while asking the question, How long can a dream survive?


  • Every breath

    By nycrn1234
  • Excellent

    By katkaye
    Read this book in two days. Completely captivated me. Only bummer was finding out it wasn’t a true story.
  • Very moving

    By PierresFamily
    This is a very moving book; in fact, it made me cry several times, which is rare for me. There were parts that were disappointing, and I won’t give away any spoilers. But there were also parts that made my heart well with joy. “Every Breath” is essentially a love story, but it is also a story about believing in what seems unbelieveable, in hoping when there is no logical reason to hope. I appreciated that there was no cursing in the book, and I think it shows a special gift of writing, that Sparks didn’t find it necessary to rsort to that. It is a uniqe story, in that one of the well-drawn “Characters” is not a person, but a mailbox in which people share their hopes, dreams, greifs and joys. Sparks’ story was not predictable, and he is skilled at presenting surprises. I also enjoyed learning a little bit about Zimbabwe and other parts of Africa. I recommend this book.
  • Heartbreaking and beautiful!

    By lauries85
    It always makes me so sad to read stories of love and time lost . Tru and Hope’s love was so strong and pure. I’m happy they found their way back to one another.
  • Tears, so good

    By Brooke 🖤💜
  • Book will not download!

    By Gigi629
    Preorder & was charged however it won't download
  • Every Breath

    By nursedonna1222
    One of Nicholas Sparks’ best books yet. Second only to the Notebook. Loved it!
  • A beautiful story

    By BronxPR
    Couldn’t put it down read it in two days
  • Cheesy schlock

    By #FreeBird
    So bad, I can’t even finish it...don’t waste your time or money on this drivel...
  • Every Breath

    By AnnaDryden
    Thank you