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Nights in Rodanthe

Nicholas Sparks tale of romance between two strangers who meet by chance

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A Quick Tip by cdbaker

  • Jul 18, 2010
Nights in Rodanthe lacks the punch and power of some of Sparks earlier novels. It's a short novel, but it would probably have worked better as short story or novella. There are some powerful, well-written scenes throughout, but they get lost a little in the telling. The end is especially powerful. Overall a thumbs up for this story of love and loss by Sparks.
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review by . June 23, 2010
Nights in Rodanthe is a typical sad story from Nicholas Sparks, but don't let the saddness stop you from reading it. The level of romance and the strength of the love between the two main characters makes any gal wish she had that type of romane in her life. Even a short lived love is worth every moment and that it what this story teaches us. It teaches us to love with all we have because you don't know how long you have to show that person your true feelings.
Quick Tip by . June 09, 2010
Its a good book. ALthough its not my favorite nicholas sparks book. definitely worth reading though :)
review by . February 24, 2009
Short Attention Span Summary (SASS):     1. Two emotionally-impaired people connect at a Bed & Breakfast on a beach in Rodanthe   2. That's about it     Not even the ever-gorgeous Richard Gere or the reliable Diane Lane can make this sappy romance story a winner. Add Academy Award nominee Viola Davis and Emmy nominee Christopher Meloni, and you still don't have anything to write home about. Too bad.     Gere plays Dr. Paul …
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Nights in Rodanthe is a 2008 American/Australian film adaptation of the novel with the same name by Nicholas Sparks. The film stars Richard Gere and Diane Lane in their third screen collaboration after 2002's Unfaithful and The Cotton Club. The film is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for "some sensuality" and was released on September 26, 2008. It was filmed in the small seaside village of Rodanthe, the northernmost village of the inhabited areas of Hatteras Island as well as Carolina Beach, North Carolina.
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Author: Nicholas Sparks
Genre: Fiction
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Date Published: July 1, 2003

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"Grumpy old Gere"
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