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Book review. The five people you meet in heaven essay

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Biography Mitch Albom was born on May 23, 1958 in Passaic, New Jersey Mitch is an internationally renowned and best-selling author, journalist, screenwriter, playwright, radio and television broadcaster and musician. His books have collectively sold over 28 million copies worldwide; have been published in forty-one territories and in forty-two languages around the world. Genre Fiction A brief outline of the story This story is about man called Eddie who dies on his 80th birthday while he's at work. He goes to heaven and he meets 5 people he somehow knew in his past. What I mean by this is that they all have something important to do with his past. They all teach him something valuable about life and they all give him the reason of his life. ...read more.


Everyone can relate to the themes of this story. I leant so many different things about life from this book that most of you won't be able to imagine till you actually read it. I actually changed some things about myself after reading this book. Quotes Sacrifice Sacrifice is a part of life. It's supposed to be. It's not something to regret. It's something to aspire to. Little sacrifices. Big sacrifices. A mother works so her son can go to school. A daughter moves home to take care of her sick father." Parents 'Parents rarely let go of their children, so children let go of them. They move on. They move away. The moments that used to define them - a mother's approval, a father's nod - are covered by moments of their own accomplishments. ...read more.


It takes a different form, that's all. You can't see their smile or bring them food or tousle their hair or move them around a dance floor. But when those senses weaken, another heightens. Memory. Memory becomes your partner. You nurture it. You hold it. You dance with it. No life is a waste, the only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone." To who I would recommend this book I would personally recommend this book to each and every one of you. Because everyone can learn something about life and the meaning of it. You must all be thinking that you already know everything you want to know about these themes, but I stand in front of you and say "YOUR WRONG". This book is deep and sentimental and it teaches you the most important thing about life that I will never forget "LIVE LIFE WITH NO REGRETS" ...read more.

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