Nicholas Sparks

We're excited to welcome #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks back to Georgia with his newest novel, THE WISH. Nicholas will be in conversation with CNN's Holly Firfer speaking about THE WISH at 5:00PM on Thursday, September 30, 2021. This event will be held at Woodstock High School's Auditorium, 2010 Towne Lake Hills S Dr, Woodstock, GA 30189.

Please review the event guidelines below and click HERE to sign up for a time slot, if you want a photo and opportunity to meet Nicholas. If you would just like a signed copy and to attend the presentation, there is an option for that as well. If you cannot make it, but want a signed book for mailout or pickup, please visit our online store website.

Event guidelines:

One ticket = one book = one person.
A photo opportunity will be made available via a photographer.
Books will be signed, but not personalized.
Tickets are nonrefundable. If you cannot make it, we will hold your signed copy for pickup or to await your mailing instructions (shipping charges apply).
No additional books or items will be signed.
Please note, guidelines are subject to change.

From the author of The Longest Ride and The Return comes a novel about the enduring legacy of first love, and the decisions that haunt us forever.

1996 was the year that changed everything for Maggie Dawes. Sent away at sixteen to live with an aunt she barely knew in Ocracoke, a remote village on North Carolina’s Outer Banks, she could think only of the friends and family she left behind . . . until she met Bryce Trickett, one of the few teenagers on the island. Handsome, genuine, and newly admitted to West Point, Bryce showed her how much there was to love about the windswept beach town and introduced her to photography, a passion that would define the rest of her life.

By 2019, Maggie is a renowned travel photographer. She splits her time between running a successful gallery in New York and photographing remote locations around the world. But this year she is unexpectedly grounded over Christmas, struggling to come to terms with a sobering medical diagnosis. Increasingly dependent on a young assistant, she finds herself becoming close to him.

As they count down the last days of the season together, she begins to tell him the story of another Christmas, decades earlier and the love that set her on a course she never could have imagined.

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With over 100 million copies of his books sold, Nicholas Sparks is one of the world's most beloved storytellers. His novels include sixteen #1 New York Times bestsellers, and all of his books, including Three Weeks with My Brother, the memoir he wrote with his brother, Micah, have been New York Times and international bestsellers, and were translated into more than fifty languages. Eleven of Nicholas Sparks's novels: The Choice, The Longest Ride, The Best of Me, Safe Haven, The Lucky One, The Last Song, Dear John, Nights in Rodanthe, The Notebook, A Walk to Remember, and Message in a Bottle have been adapted into major motion pictures.