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Eddie is a wounded war veteran, an old man who has lived, in his mind, an uninspired life. His job is fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. On his 83rd birthday, a tragic accident kills him, as he tries to save a little girl from a falling cart. He awakes in the afterlife, where he learns that h

Author Mitch Albom

Pages 208

Publisher Hachette Books

Published Date 2007-04-01

ISBN 1401388884 9781401388881

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chezzy_8748 shared a tip "This story got me looking at life differently. If you are looking for something beautiful to read, give this book a try. 10/10"

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halle_tash shared a tip "Great short but heartfelt book"

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ceyda_yilmaz shared a tip "This book had me so hooked and the second book (the next person you meet in heaven) was so heartwarming... definitely recommend"

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annie_murray shared a tip "Great book with a great message"

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lily_womack_4144 shared a tip "A telling of life and the unexpected. Heart warming but yet saddening at the same time."

lauren_7382 shared a tip "I do! I've read several books by mitch albom"

kristy_casey shared a tip "Heartwarming! Also reminded me of It’s a Wonderful Life movie."

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SailorRyan shared a tip "Was introduced to this book in high school. Read a couple more times since then. Will always have a special place in heart."

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alainamnt23 shared a tip "From Ms. McKeever"

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olivia_vose_7561 shared a tip "I recommend this to literally every person I come in contact with"

juhitaneja18 shared a tip "What a book written with such simplicity, it brings out all the beautiful things about life in such an innocent manner."

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antoinette_lauerns shared a tip "A beautiful read and honestly one of the best books out there."

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jen_arruda shared a tip "The sequel was great, it made me tear up, any book from Mitch Albom has been a great read!"

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autumn_2649 shared a tip "I read this book in 8th grade English. Not sure what my classmates thought about it but I loved it! Definitely recommend!"

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catie_odonnell shared a tip "I love this book one of my top five favorites. #happyreading"

ace_becerra shared a tip "I never thought a book could make me cry, until I read this."

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notthatfancynancy shared a tip "Insightful. Great weekend read."

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yuzemi shared a tip "Such a good book I recommend if your looking for a good cry#emotional"

laurel_leeds shared a tip "the ending! don’t want to post any spoilers but the last person he met was absolutely my favorite part!"

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