Posted Oct 27, 2018:  “Nicholas Sparks uses the beach’s Kindred Spirit mailbox as the fulcrum of his plot in “Every Breath.” Nicholas Sparks had set “Message in a Bottle” and “Dear John” in Wrightsville Beach and “Safe Haven” in Southport NC. Now, the best-selling wonder boy moves farther along the coast, setting his latest book-length romance, “Every Breath,” in Sunset Beach NC.

“It should do wonders for the local tourist industry. Apparently, a week in Sunset Beach works better than an eHarmony membership. Sparks writes himself into the opening of the novel, discovering a manila envelope in “Kindred Spirit,” the famed mailbox in the sand at Sunset Beach, where folks leave letters to no one in particular. Here, he discovers the story of Tru and Hope.” [Read More…]