Glad Tidings

Glad Tidings

By Debbie Macomber

Mira Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780778313953, 394pp.

Publication Date: November 20, 2012

Description
Christmas is a time forfruitcake. Rookie reporter Emma Collins hates fruitcake; for that matter, she hates Christmas, too. When three Washington State women are finalists in a national fruitcake contest, the story is assigned to her. That's bad enough. It gets worse when she has to fly in a small plane (scary ) with a smart-aleck pilot named Oliver Hamilton (sexy ) and his scruffy dog (cute ). In the end she meets three wise women, falls in love and learns "There's Something About Christmas."
This is also a time for families, for togetherness, for memories. On Christmas Eve, Maryanne and Nolan Adams tell their kids the story they most want to hearhow Mom and Dad met and fell in love. It all started when they were reporters on rival Seattle papersand next thing you know, "Here Comes Trouble


About the Author
Debbie Macomber has more than 100 million copies of her books in print, and her stories about home and family have a worldwide audience and have been translated into twenty-three languages. In addition to being a #1 New York Times bestseller in fiction many times over, she also has an enormous following among knitters as the author of dozens of pattern and craft books. In 2008, she launched a branded line of knitting products through Leisure Arts, the company that publishes her knitting guides. Debbie and her husband, Wayne, have four children and nine grandchildren, and split their time between Washington State and Florida. This is Debbie s second picture book co-authored with Mary Lou Carney; their first, The Truly Terribly Horrible Sweaer . . . That Grandma Knit, was published in 2009.


Praise For Glad Tidings

"Macomber's 12th book in the Cedar Cove series is as warm and sweet as a cup of cocoa with extra marshmallows." - RT Book REviews on 1225 CHRISTMAS TREE LANE



"It's just not Christmas without a Debbie Macomber story..." --Writers Unlimited on A Cedar Cove Christmas



There's Something About Christmas is "a tale of romance in the lives of ordinary people, with a message that life is like a fruitcake: full of unexpected delights."-Publishers Weekly



"No one pens a Christmas story like Macomber and this is one of her best. Sweet, witty and supremely heartfelt, it's truly special and guaranteed to warm even Scrooge's heart." -RT BOOKclub 4½-star "Top Pick" Review



"THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT CHRISTMAS is a wonderfully funny, and at times heart-wrenching story of finding the right person to love at the most delightful time of year." -Times Record News, Wichita Falls, TX



"Macomber once again demonstrates her impressive skills with characterization and her flair for humor." -RT Book Reviews on When Christmas Comes



"Call Me Mrs. Miracle is an entertaining holiday story that will surely touch the heart... Best of all, readers will rediscover the magic of Christmas."-Bookreporter.com



When Christmas Comes "is a sweetly satisfying, gently humorous story that celebrates the joy and love of the holiday season."-Booklist



"Macomber's latest charming contemporary Christmas romance is a sweetly satisfying, gently humorous story that celebrates the joy and love of the holiday season." -Booklist on Christmas Letters