Dolly Parton has a new book out this month, Dream More: Celebrate the Dreamer in You in which the “queen of country” drops rhinestones of wisdom about living a big, full life which presumably extends to chest size and hair volume.
There are many reasons to love Dolly Parton — the self-effacing humor, the glittery get-ups, the way she rocks the mandolin — 11 of which I’ve outlined here.
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She's written over 3,000 songs
Dolly Parton is one of the great American songwriters. She has 75 albums to her name, won 8 Grammys, 10 Country Music Awards, sold over 100 million records, starred in films including "9 to 5" and "Steel Magnolias," and is the founder of Dolly Records, Dollywood Amusement Park and the Imagination Library, her early childhood reading initiative.
Jessie blogs at Rurally Screwed. Check out her books Rurally Screwed and Tart & Sweet.