The Question and Answer section for The Five People You Meet in Heaven is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Marguerite tells Eddie that she has already met her five people in Heaven.
Eddie loves his job at the pier, as well as the memories he's made there. He once wished to do something else with his life, but I believe the pier was a place that made him very happy.
With only twelve minutes left to live, Eddie fulfills the wish of a little girl who wants a pipe cleaner animal.
" 'Scuuuse me," she said again. "Eddie Maint'nance?"
Eddie sighed. "Just Eddie," he said. "Eddie?"
"Um hmm?" "Can you make me . . ."...