Nicholas Sparks is definitely an American screenwriter, novelist and producer of English, Czech, German and Irish descent. He's got seventeen novels to his name the other non-fiction write-up and eight of his novels which are called romantic-drama happen to be reconstructed as film. This acclaimed writer was born in Omaha into a professor of business and the wife, the assistant to an optometrist. He was a middle child along a major brother and a young sister who had previously been the basis for him to publish A Stroll to Remember. She died of your brain tumor at the era of 33 in 2000.