novel lovers, prepare yourselves: , everyone's favorite author of love and heartbreak, just announced a new book coming out this October titled Every Breath.
"I am so thrilled to announce my new book, out October 16th!!" Sparks wrote in a Facebook post. "My 20th novel is a love story between North Carolinian Hope Anderson, and Tru Walls, a safari guide from Zimbabwe, and the decades, continents, and fate that follows a chance meeting."
Yes, you read that right, this will be Sparks' 20th (!) novel. It's pretty impressive he's been able to write so many memorable tear jerkers, including the beloved The Notebook and A Walk to Remember. Although 20 sounds like a lot of books, his fans are clearly excited about his newest title.
"I own and have read every single one of his books," one Facebook user commented. "I was hoping he was having a new book coming out this year. I am so excited."
Another user seemed even more thrilled: "I cannot wait to read this! I know it will be worth the wait. I have read all your books and of course I LOVE them all."
For a deeper dive into the book's plot, visit Sparks' website for a of the story. If Every Breath sounds like your future must-read, it's available for pre-order on several different sites, including , , and .