Last One Home

Last One Home

A Novel

Book - 2015
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Debbie Macomber, author of the Blossom Street and Cedar Cove series, delivers an inspiring new stand-alone novel about the enduring bond between sisters, the power of forgiveness, and a second chance at love.
 
Growing up, Cassie Carter and her sisters, Karen and Nichole, were incredibly close--until one fateful event drove them apart. After high school, Cassie ran away from home to marry the wrong man, throwing away a college scholarship and breaking her parents' hearts. To make matters worse, Cassie had always been their father's favorite--a sentiment that weighed heavily on her sisters and made Cassie's actions even harder to bear.
 
Now thirty-one, Cassie is back in Washington, living in Seattle with her daughter and hoping to leave her past behind. After ending a difficult marriage, Cassie is back on her own two feet, the pieces of her life slowly but surely coming together. Despite the strides Cassie's made, she hasn't been able to make peace with her sisters. Karen, the oldest, is a busy wife and mother, balancing her career with raising her two children. And Nichole, the youngest, is a stay-at-home mom whose husband indulges her every whim. Then one day, Cassie receives a letter from Karen, offering what Cassie thinks may be a chance to reconcile. And as Cassie opens herself up to new possibilities--making amends with her sisters, finding love once more--she realizes the power of compassion, and the promise of a fresh start.
 
A wonderful novel of perseverance and trust, and an exciting journey through life's challenges and joys, Last One Home is Debbie Macomber at the height of her talents.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2015]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780553391886
0553391887
Branch Call Number: FIC Macom
Characteristics: 320 pages ; 25 cm

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iamirak
Aug 19, 2017

This was the first book I've read by this author. I read it to the end because I hadn't brought another book with me on my short holiday. I found it predictable, but an easy and very fast read.

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2justice
Jun 21, 2017

Enjoy Debbie Macomber books . They are a relaxing read ...excellent for bedtime ....Love how she deals with everyday issues and emotions ...now reading "A girls guide to moving on" & looking forward to "If not for you" ....yes they stand alone but great to read as a series because the characters build on one another.

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pktab
Mar 26, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed this book. Read it in a couple of days. Looking forward to reading the other two in this "series" even though they're called "stand alone novels"!

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tseringyangchen
Oct 04, 2016

What an amazing story. Macomber did not disappoint. If you are looking to read one of her titles, this is it.

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slkmartin
Jun 06, 2016

Best book ever by Debbie Macomber!

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cmb8
Jun 07, 2015

too predictiable

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Dixiebellelouise1
May 29, 2015

Another great story. Didn't take long to read it.

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hezzie14
May 21, 2015

Not the best of her books by a long shot. The preteen daughter was annoying, which I have never found in one of Macolmber's books before this. Still a good read that is easy and enjoyable that touches on issues that are real and traumatic at the same time.

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MarlieAnn
Apr 08, 2015

Excellent Book

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purplegirl51
Apr 08, 2015

another great novel from my #1 favorite author, Debbie Macomber!! =)

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