Dolly Parton Reveals She’s Releasing An Autobiographical Book Of Song Lyrics, ‘Songteller’

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Country music legend Dolly Parton revealed details of her new book Tuesday.

The book, titled “Songteller, My Life In Lyrics,” is set to be published in November, according to Parton’s publisher Chronicle Books. The news was shared Tuesday on the publisher’s Twitter account.

“We are proud to announce @DollyParton’s new book Songteller, My Life In Lyrics. A celebration of the American icon, published Nov 17th. Songteller is a intimate look at Dolly’s enduring career as a songwriter, musician, and country legend.” (RELATED: REPORT: A Dolly Parton Statue Could Replace A Statue Of Nathan Bedford Forrest At Tennessee Capitol)

“My songs are like my children, I expect them to support me when I’m old,” Parton said in the video announcing the book. “And across my life I’ve written thousands of songs but here, for the first time ever, we’re spotlighting 200 of my favorites in my new book called ‘Songteller.'”

“Not only will you be able to revisit the lyrics, but I’ll tell you never before heard stories behind the songs and we’ve even dug up never before seen pictures and handwritten lyrics too,” she added. “A songteller is what I am and I’m so excited to share my new book, ‘Songteller,’ with you this fall.”

Well, this is great news. Parton has gone above and beyond to give her fans the things they want and need, including recording music to be released after her death. She’s truly an icon.