The Longest Ride
By Nicholas Sparks
Point of View used in the book
Summary of the book
A couple miles away at a rodeo, Sophia Danko meets a boy named Luke Collins. They exchange numbers and go on a first date, that date soon turned into a second date and so on. Sophia and Luke learn many things together. As the two fall in love, Sophia finds that her future that she had planned is different than the one she wants with Luke. But Luke could destroy her plan with his huge secret he has been keeping.
These two couples with barely anything in common find that their lives will soon converge when Sophia and Luke find Ira. They take him to the hospital where he shares some of his stories with the young couple.
Characters in the Story
Simile: (pg 194) (Ira and Ruth) It was like finding a treasure chest in the unlikeliest of places.
Foreshadowing: (Page 194) (Ira and Ruth) But you did not understand that yet.