I just finished a great book by Nicholas Sparks. I pretty much think everything he has written is great. Yes, I've read them all. He'd have to be pretty talented to have that many movies made about his books, right? No matter how good the movies are though, the books are always better. Give him a try!
You can even read the first part on amazon.com for free:
My favorite book he has written is Nights in Rodanthe:
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