Starting Now

Starting Now

By Debbie Macomber; Abby Craden (Read by)

Random House Audio Publishing Group, Compact Disc, 9780307939081, 9pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013

#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Debbie Macomber returns to Seattle's beloved Blossom Street in this heartfelt tale of friendship, renewal, and discovering what's truly important in life.
For years Libby Morgan dreamed only of making partner in her competitive, high-pressure law firm. She sacrificed everything for her career her friends, her marriage, her chance at creating a family. When her boss calls Libby into his office, she assumes it will finally be good news, but nothing can prepare her for the shocking reality: She's been let go and must rebuild her entire life . . . starting now.
With no job prospects in sight, Libby reaches out to old friends and spends her afternoons at A Good Yarn, the local knitting store. There she forms a close bond with Lydia, the sweet-natured shop owner; Lydia's spirited teenage daughter, Casey; and Casey's best friend, Ava, a shy yet troubled girl who will shape Libby's future in surprising and profound ways.
As A Good Yarn becomes a second home and the women a new kind of family Libby relishes the different person she's become. She even finds time for romance with a charming and handsome doctor who seems to be her perfect match. But just as everything is coming together, Libby must make a choice that could forever change the life she holds so dear.
Warmly told and richly textured, "Starting Now "is filled with the promise of new beginnings and the unending delights of companionship and love.
Includes a Bonus PDF Knitting Pattern.

About the Author
Debbie Macomber is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and one of today s most popular writers of women s fiction with more than 200 million copies of her books in print worldwide. In her work, Macomber brings to life compelling relationships that embrace family and enduring friendships, uplifting her readers with stories of connection and hope. Macomber's novels, which include Last One Home, Silver Linings, Blossom Street Brides, and Starry Night, have spent over 750 weeks on the New York Times bestseller lists. Several of Macomber s beloved Christmas novels have also become holiday movie favorites on the Hallmark Channel, including Mrs. Miracle, Call Me Mrs. Miracle, and Mr. Miracle. Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove, based on Macomber s popular book series, debuted in 2013 as Hallmark Channel s first dramatic scripted television series.

Abby Craden is a professional actress and voice artist who can be heard in numerous TV and radio commercials, video games, and audiobooks. An AudioFile Earphones Award winner as well as an AudioFile Best Voice of 2012, Abby is an award-winning stage actress and a resident artist with the prestigious theater A Noise Within.

Praise For Starting Now

Praise for Starting Now

“Debbie Macomber is undoubtedly among America’s favorite authors [with] a masterful gift of creating tales that are both mesmerizing and inspiring. . . . Her Blossom Street characters seem as warm and caring as beloved friends.”—Wichita Falls Times Record News

“There is a reason that legions of Macomber fans ask for more Blossom Street books. They fully engage her readers as her characters discover happiness, purpose, and meaning in life.”—Booklist (starred review)

“Macomber understands the often complex nature of a woman’s friendships, as well as the emotional language women use with their friends.”—New York Journal of Books