|Publish Date:||Sep 2010|
|Number of Pages:||285|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.32|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||4.3 x 0.79 x 6.79|
Debbie Macomber was born on October 22, 1948 in Yakima, Washington. Her first novel, Heartsong, was published as a Silhouette Inspiration in 1984, and it became the first romance novel ever to be reviewed in Publishers Weekly. She has written more than 150 novels since then including Back on Blossom Street, Susannah's Garden, A Good Yarn, The Shop on Blossom Street, Between Friends, and the Cedar Cove series. A three-time winner of the B. Dalton Award, she is also the recipient of Romantic Times Magazine's distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award.
Her title Family Affair made the New York Times Best Seller List for 2011 and her title Three Brides, No Groom made the 2012 New York Times Best Seller List. In addition, her title Starting Now made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2013.
OPEN YOUR LIFE TO THE GIFT OF GIVING
#1 New York Times bestselling novelist Debbie Macomber now appeals to our hearts in a new way, sharing her own personal thoughts on how spiritual generosity can bring unforeseen miracles—both small and large—to those who receive and to those who give.
In this touching work of nonfiction, Debbie Macomber shares how she and many of the people she knows and loves try to live their whole lives:
* A mother worrying about her own troubled son buys gloves for a homeless man
* A short letter from an elderly relative to a dying teen is still read by the family decades later
* A widowed husband visits daily the care facility where his wife spent her last days
Blending true stories and motivating messages, Debbie Macomber delights and surprises, showing how giving time, encouragement, hope, laughter, prayer, hospitality, service, and even forgiveness can have a lasting, life-changing impact for all involved.