The Resource The notebook, Nicholas Sparks

The notebook, Nicholas Sparks

Label
The notebook
Title
The notebook
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Sparks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a Southern nursing home, an 80-year-old man reads from his diary to his wife, suffering from Alzheimer's. It's the story of their teenage romance, followed by years of separation because he was from the wrong class, followed by her decision, on his return from World War II, to be her own woman and marry him. Set amid the austere beauty of coastal North Carolina in 1946, The Notebook begins with the story of Noah Calhoun, a rural Southerner returned home from World War II. Noah, thirty-one, is restoring a plantation home to its former glory, and he is haunted by images of the beautiful girl he met fourteen years earlier, a girl he loved like no other. Unable to find her, yet unwilling to forget the summer they spent together, Noah is content to live with only memories, until she unexpectedly returns to his town to see him once more. Allie Nelson, twenty-nine, is now engaged to another man, but realizes that the original passion she felt for Noah has not dimmed with the passage of time. Still, the obstacles that once ended their previous relationship remain, and the gulf between their worlds is too vast to ignore. With her impending marriage only weeks away, Allie is forced to confront her hopes and dreams for the future, a future that only she can shape. Like a puzzle within a puzzle, the story of Noah and Allie is just the beginning. As it unfolds, their tale miraculously becomes something different, with much higher stakes. The result is a deeply moving portrait of love itself, the tender moments and the fundamental changes that affect us all
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sparks, Nicholas
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.P363
LC item number
N68 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oral reading
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Oral reading
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
Label
The notebook, Nicholas Sparks
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780446676090
Lccn
96033815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3072873
  • (OCoLC)ocm34321554
  • (OCoLC)34321554
  • 107129
  • 3072873
  • 3269450
Label
The notebook, Nicholas Sparks
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780446676090
Lccn
96033815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3072873
  • (OCoLC)ocm34321554
  • (OCoLC)34321554
  • 107129
  • 3072873
  • 3269450

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