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Debbie Macomber is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and one of today’s most popular writers with more than 200 million copies of her books in print worldwide. In her novels, Macomber brings to life compelling relationships that embrace family and enduring friendships, uplifting her readers with stories of connection and hope. Macomber’s novels have spent over 1,000 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. Thirteen of these novels hit the number one spot.

In 2017, Macomber’s all-new hardcover publications include If Not for You (March), Any Dream Will Do (August), and Merry and Bright (October). In addition to fiction, Macomber has also published two bestselling cookbooks, an adult coloring book, numerous inspirational and nonfiction works, and two acclaimed children’s books.

Celebrated as “the official storyteller of Christmas”, Macomber’s annual Christmas books are beloved and five have been crafted into original Hallmark Channel movies. Macomber is also the author of the bestselling Cedar Cove Series which the Hallmark Channel chose as the basis for its first dramatic scripted television series. Debuting in 2013, Debbie Macomber’s Cedar Cove was a ratings favorite for three seasons.

Macomber owns The Grey House Café, which also features a gift shop and a Hallmark Gold Crown store inside. It is located in the Village Square campus, which also serves as Debbie’s corporate headquarters.

She serves on the Guideposts National Advisory Cabinet, is a YFC National Ambassador, and is World Vision’s international spokesperson for their Knit for Kids charity initiative. A devoted grandmother, Debbie and Wayne live in Port Orchard, Washington, the town which inspired the Cedar Cove series.

2017 Debbie Macomber Bio

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Updates From Debbie

  • March 2018

    March’s giveaway grand prize is a $200 Williams Sonoma Gift Card and a signed copy of my new cookbook, DEBBIE MACOMBER’S TABLE. 10 runners up will receive a signed copy of DEBBIE MACOMBER’S TABLE.

    March 8, 2018
  • International Women’s Day

    The month of March is Women’s History Month and today also happens to be International Women’s Day. On the staircase leading to my office, the wall is decorated with several author signatures, ones I’ve collected through the years. I call … read more

    March 8, 2018
  • Debbie’s Light Clam Chowder

    Debbie’s Light Clam Chowder Serves 8-10 4 slices bacon, cut into ½-inch slices 1 cup chopped onion ¾ cup chopped celery 4 cups chicken broth 3 cups (1/2 inch) cubed russet potatoes ¼ cup Wondra flour 1 ½ cups evaporated … read more

    March 5, 2018
  • Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

                  Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Makes approximately 30 3-inch pancakes 1½ cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoon sugar 1 ½ teaspoons baking soda ¼ teaspoon salt 2 eggs 3/4 cups ricotta cheese 1 tablespoon lemon juice … read more

    February 21, 2018