The Lucky One Author:Nicholas Sparks When U.S. Marine Logan Thibault finds a photograph of a smiling young women half-buried in the dirt during his third tour of duty in Iraq, his first instinct is to toss it aside. Instead, he brings it back to the base for someone to claim, but when no one does, he finds himself always carrying the photo in his pocket. Soon Thibault experiences... more » a sudden streak of luck, winning poker games and even surviving deadly combat that kills to of his closest friends. Only his best friend Victor, seems to have an explanation for his luck: the photograph-his lucky charm.
Back home in Colorado, Thibault cant seem to get the photo, or the woman in it out of his mind. Beleiving that she somehow holds the key to his destiny, he sets out on a journey across the country to find her, never expecting the strong but vulnerable woman he encounters in Hampton, NC-Elizabeth a divorced mother with a young son-to be the girl hes been waiting his whole life to meet.
Caught off gaurd by the attraction he feels, he keeps the story of the photo, and his luck, a secert. As he and Elizabeth embark upon a passionate and all consuming love affair, the secert he is keeping will soon threaten to tear them apart, destroying not only their love, but their lives.« less