Today Amazon offers The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom for $2.24. This book has great number customer reviews – 1820 and average assessment is 4.0 of 5 star which is very high.
Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. His days are a dull routine of work, loneliness, and regret.
Then, on his 83rd birthday, Eddie dies in a tragic accident, trying to save a little girl from a falling cart. He awakens in the afterlife, where he learns that heaven is not a lush Garden of Eden, but a place where your earthly life is explained to you by five people. These people may have been loved ones or distant strangers. Yet each of them changed your path forever.
One by one, Eddie’s five people illuminate the unseen connections of his earthly life. As the story builds to its stunning conclusion, Eddie desperately seeks redemption in the still-unknown last act of his life: Was it a heroic success or a devastating failure The answer, which comes from the most unlikely of sources, is as inspirational as a glimpse of heaven itself.
In The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom gives us an astoundingly original story that will change everything you’ve ever thought about the afterlife — and the meaning of our lives here on earth. With a timeless tale, appealing to all, this is a book that readers of fine fiction, and those who loved Tuesdays with Morrie, will treasure.
Some words about the Author.
Mitch Albom writes for the Detroit Free Press and has been voted America’s No. 1 sports columnist ten times by the Associated Press Sports Editors. A former professional musician, he hosts a daily radio show on WJR in Detroit.
Concentrate is a game for your Kindle Fire which you get today only for free.
Concentration is a classic memory game using a 52-card deck. If you enjoy playing memory card games, but feel you’ve outgrown matching cartoon animal faces and fruits, Concentration offers a more aesthetically age-appropriate version of the game you’ve always loved–but you’re five-year old can still play it too.
The cards are dealt out face-down. The player picks two cards and tries to find a match in rank. If they match, the cards are removed from the game. Otherwise they are flipped back over. The game ends when all cards are removed.
The simple touch interface allows you to flip cards with a touch of the finger. Compete for the highest score and best time with everyone in the family. Concentration is simple, entertaining, familiar, and great for warming up your memory muscles.