Dolly Parton Details New Book, ‘Songteller: My Life in Lyrics’

Dolly Parton; Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The Recording Academy
Dolly Parton; Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The Recording Academy
Dolly Parton; Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The Recording Academy

Dolly Parton is gearing up to release a new book that details her life and career through 175 of her songs.

The global superstar recently revealed details surrounding Songteller: My Life in Lyrics and shared that the new book would be released this November. Throughout the visual memoir and annotated songbook, Parton will share the stories behind her most-loved songs and will offer fans a look at never-before-seen photos and memorabilia.

“I’m so thrilled to be collaborating with Chronicle Books on Songteller,” Parton shared in a statement. “A songteller is what I am, and this is my first-ever book of lyrics. So, I’ve revisited my memories and opened up my archives to share the stories and treasures behind them in a way I never have before. It’s going to be a beautiful book!”

“Nobody can write a song or tell a story like Dolly Parton,” Christine Carswell, Publisher of Chronicle Books said. “And few can bring joy and speak to so many the way she can. How proud and delighted we are to celebrate the wonderful gifts she has given us with the publication of Dolly Parton, Songteller.”

Out November 17, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics is available for pre-order now.

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