The Best of Us, Robyn Carr
  • List: $19.99  |  Sale: $13.99
    Club: $9.99
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

The Best of Us

Best Seller

Author: Robyn Carr

Series: Sullivan's Crossing #4

Narrator: Therese Plummer

Unabridged: 8 hr 36 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Recorded Books

Published: 01/08/2019

Genre: Fiction - Romance - Contemporary

Synopsis

Dr. Leigh Culver loves practicing medicine in Timberlake, Colorado. It is a much-needed change of pace from her stressful life in Chicago. The only drawback is she misses her aunt Helen, the woman who raised her. But it's time that Leigh has her independence, and she hopes the beauty of the Colorado wilderness will entice her aunt to visit often. Helen Culver is an independent woman who lovingly raised her sister's orphaned child. Now, with Leigh grown, it's time for her to live life for herself. The retired teacher has become a successful mystery writer who loves to travel and intends to never experience winter again. When Helen visits Leigh, she is surprised to find her niece still needs her, especially when it comes to sorting out her love life. But the biggest surprise comes when Leigh takes Helen out to Sullivan's Crossing and Helen finds herself falling for the place and one special person. Helen and Leigh will each have to decide if they can open themselves up to love neither expected to find and seize the opportunity to live their best lives.

Recommended

The Mister, E L James
The Mister
by E L James

List: $25.00

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.50

Narrator: Dominic Thorburn
Published: 04/16/2019

Fifty Shades of Grey, E L James
Fifty Shades of Grey
by E L James

List: $24.00

Sale: $16.80

Club: $12.00

Narrator: Becca Battoe
Published: 04/03/2012

Cottage by the Sea, Debbie Macomber
Cottage by the Sea
by Debbie Macomber

List: $20.00

Sale: $14.00

Club: $10.00

Narrator: Karissa Vacker
Published: 07/17/2018

Fix Her Up A Novel, Tessa Bailey
Fix Her Up
by Tessa Bailey

List: $26.99

Sale: $18.89

Club: $13.49

Narrator: Charlotte North
Published: 06/11/2019

Window on the Bay A Novel, Debbie Macomber
Window on the Bay
by Debbie Macomber

List: $20.00

Sale: $14.00

Club: $10.00

Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 07/16/2019

The View from Alameda Island, Robyn Carr
The View from Alameda Island
by Robyn Carr

List: $19.99

Sale: $13.99

Club: $9.99

Narrator: Therese Plummer
Published: 04/30/2019

The Family Gathering, Robyn Carr
The Family Gathering
by Robyn Carr

List: $24.99

Sale: $14.99 (40% Off)

Club: $12.49

Narrator: Therese Plummer
Published: 04/17/2018

Alaskan Holiday, Debbie Macomber
Alaskan Holiday
by Debbie Macomber

List: $20.00

Sale: $14.00

Club: $10.00

Narrator: Laurel Rankin
Published: 10/02/2018

Every Breath, Nicholas Sparks
Every Breath
by Nicholas Sparks

List: $26.98

Sale: $18.89

Club: $13.49

Narrator: Sean Cameron Michael
Published: 10/16/2018

About the Author

Robyn Carr was first published in 1978, and it took her thirty years to make it to The New York Times bestseller List,” referring to 2007’s A Virgin River Christmas. But that was just the beginning of what has become an amazing career.

When Bring Me Home for Christmas, the 16th Virgin River novel, was released in November 2011, it debuted in the #1 slot not just on the New York Times roster, but also on the Barnes & Noble and Publishers Weekly lists as well. Eleven of her books, including eight Thunder Point novels, have all earned the coveted #1 New York Times slot the first week on sale, with one book scoring two weeks on top the list. The Hero, her September 2013 Thunder Point novel, debuted in the #1 position on seven national bestseller lists: USA Today, Publishers Weekly, New York Times Mass-market Fiction, New York Times eBook Fiction, New York Times Combined Print/eBook Fiction, the Wall Street Journal, and Bookscan.

Surprisingly, Robyn didn’t always know she wanted to be a writer. She had planned to become a nurse. She married her high school sweetheart four weeks before he left for Air Force Officer’s Training School at the peak of the Vietnam War. Because she found herself following Jim from base to base, Robyn never had a chance to pursue nursing. Her husband worked long hours and often traveled. To pass the time Robyn read. When doctors instructed her to stay down and keep her feet up during a complicated pregnancy, her neighbor began bringing her ten paperbacks a week.

Robyn has always written about strong women, no matter the period in which they live. For the first fifteen years of her career she wrote romance, the early books of which were all historical, but later included contemporaries. Needing a change, she branched out and wrote a thriller, which she said she’ll never do again because, for her, it was too creepy. She also tried her hand at non-fiction and what she smilingly describes as “several brilliant but as yet unsold screenplays,” in addition to articles and short stories.

She says that reading is important because people need a safe place to deal with the emotions they’re stuck with, and a book is a safe place to do that. She believes there’s great value in her novels dealing with real issues in a realistic manner.

In April 2016 MIRA books will publish their first Robyn Carr hardcover novel, What We Find, the introduction to a new series by the popular author. Set in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, What We Find explores the healing powers of rural Colorado in a brand-new story of fresh starts, budding relationships and one woman’s journey to finding the happiness she’s long been missing.

Robyn and her husband enjoy traveling, often taking research trips together. Their son and daughter are grown. Robyn says that, in addition to reading her novels and making snide remarks about how she’s used family scenarios to her advantage, they have made her a happy grandmother.

Sullivan's Crossing Bundle

Get 5% off your total order by adding 3 or more audiobooks from Sullivan's Crossing

The Best of Us, Robyn Carr
The Family Gathering, Robyn Carr
What We Find, Robyn Carr

The Best of Us
Sullivan's Crossing #4

The Family Gathering
Sullivan's Crossing

What We Find
Sullivan's Crossing #1



Or Choose Any 3 Audiobooks From This Series >
{"id":"2709118","ean":"9781980031482","abr":"Unabridged","title":"The Best of Us","subtitle":"","author":"Robyn Carr","rating_average":"4.41","narrator":"Therese Plummer","series_id":"7430","ubr_id":"2709118","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"19.99","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"11.99","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Therese Plummer","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 8 hr 30 min","abr_length":"Abridged: "}