Who Is Dolly Parton? ( Who Was...? )
True Kelley is the author-illustrator of Who Was Pablo Picasso? and the author of Who Was Roald Dahl? She lives in Warner, New Hampshire.
Includes bibliographical references (page 104).;Traces the life of Dolly Parton from her childhood of poverty in the Great Smoky Mountains to her stardom as a performer and song writer.
Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a country music star by the time she was in her early twenties. Of course, her success didn't stop there. Dolly Parton is also an actress, author, businesswoman, and philanthropist whose "Imagination Library" reading initiative reaches children throughout the US, Canada, and the UK. There is simply no one like Dolly Parton!