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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

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Author Mitch Albom

Pages 208

Publisher Hachette Books

Published Date 2007-04-01

ISBN 1401388884 9781401388881


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tabby_90 shared a tip "Great book, Mitch Albom stepped outside the box with this book. I never read anything like it. Truly amazing!"

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avadaniel shared a tip "This CHANGED me! I have a completely different outlook on life now and I’m not complaining! If u haven’t read it go read it now😘"

bonnie_landry shared a tip "A five star. Lots of tears."

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tiffany_nguyen_7547 shared a tip "I’m not sure about y’all but I cried like a baby"

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halle_tash shared a tip "Great short but heartfelt book"

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mocha_medicine shared a tip "It’s truly a beautiful book to read"

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katelyn_nisbet shared a tip "The saddest book I have ever read"

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

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brendan_plunkett shared a tip "Absolutely amazing. Mitch really knows how to tell a story and tell it good. 10/10"

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pam_mcgovern_cecchini shared a tip "This was such a good book. I recommended it to all my friends."

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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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latinorui shared a tip "This book rocks #rock"

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liv_renea shared a tip "This will have you balling!!! A very deep, heartfelt, and well written novel."

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sincerely.tbe shared a tip "phenomenal read and very thought provoking. highly recommend reading this! for anyone looking for a sign, this is it!"

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chamomilebee shared a tip "Mitch Albom you sonovagun, you did it again"

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katelyn_eisenberg shared a tip "Mine too!"

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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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alainamnt23 shared a tip "From Ms. McKeever"

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coryn_rodriguez shared a tip "the story is so beautiful and sad and happy at the same time"

jackelyn_castaneda shared a tip "Hahaha this one would be it actually! Do you know of some good books that are like it?"

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

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ava_carter_8794 shared a tip "such a beautiful, captivating book."

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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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nightal shared a tip "Cried like a baby!"

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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!"

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

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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."

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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tnook_alexander shared a tip "It was a beautiful story about after life and purpose"

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yousuf_efreet shared a tip "Awesome details and story line and lessons that you can apply to your life 😀 👍"

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yousuf_efreet shared a tip "Yes sir absolutely, really great book especially if you like reading books that seem realistic, and has really good imagery."

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kindly shared a tip "It’s a sweet heart felt novel. It’s a nice short read with good characters and it’s such an interesting concept!"

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diana_davis_734 shared a tip "Such a good book ! Grab the tissues! Loved it!"

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maria_becerra_6985 shared a tip "Great read. I couldn’t put it down."

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