Fifteen Minutes

Fifteen Minutes

Large Print - 2013
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#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Karen Kingsbury shows why she is America s favorite inspirational novelist with this dramaticstory about character, compromise, and the cost of having it all.

Zack Dylan has a dream. He wants to sing on the biggest stages, for the biggest crowds, and he ll do whatever it takes to make it come true. But Zack also made a promise to his college sweetheart when he left Kentucky to compete on the popular TV show "Fifteen Minutes" If he made it, nothing would change him or his faith in God.
Overnight, Zack becomes the nation s most popular contestant, a country singer comparable to a young Tim McGraw. As his star rises, Zack is often asked to compromise and quiet his beliefs. Just as he s on the verge of winning it all, his choices lead him to the brink of personal disaster. Meanwhile, a former "Fifteen Minutes" winner is searching for meaning amidst her own private losses. Can she warn Zack about the real price of fame? Or will Zack lose everything he loves for his fifteen minutes of glory?
From the novelist dubbed the Queen of Christian Fiction by "Time" magazine, "Fifteen Minutes" explores the cost of fame and celebrityset against the backdrop of America s favorite singing competition.

Publisher: Detroit, MI : , Thorndike Press,, 2013
Edition: Thorndike Press Large Print Basic
ISBN: 9781410459404
Branch Call Number: LGP FIC King
Characteristics: 505 p

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VWatson5
Aug 21, 2015

What a page-turner!
Really made me look at shows like American Idol with a new set of eyes.
Loved the ending! Hope the author writes a sequel to it so we can find out what happens to Zack & Reese.

JCLBreH Jun 15, 2014

This book is a quick read if you like Karen Kingsbury novels. Heart warming story and enjoyable.

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open2life
Dec 25, 2013

8.8/10

This book is a fast read, it's so good!
You are going to readily like the main character. Very similar to American Idol, but behind the scenes so to speak.

Ending is good as well!

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