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In TWANG: a novel, former Country Music publicist John Schlimm peels back the industry-crafted cliché of Nashville and its beloved superstars. He takes readers backstage of the sold-out concerts, inside the homes and heads of Nashville’s elite, and introduces them to a side of show business that has yet to be revealed. Readers are whisked away on a wild ride to a provocati ...more
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Published 2011 by Amazon Digital Services
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May 28, 2011 rated it really liked it
Salome Field is one half of the famous country duo The Field Sisters. Her other half is Willa.

Billie Blotter’s Nashville Notes. He is working on putting together a tribute book on country’s hottest superstars. The book is called Nashville Undressed. Come join Billie as he interviews some of the greatest country stars and gets the dirt on them.

I loved Salome. She was definitely a country gal. She talked like one who was raised in the country but who was also a southern gal. For example, while s
Jun 22, 2011 rated it really liked it
"Twang" was a very interesting read. Enjoyed reading about the behind the scenes lives of those in Nashville. I was surprised with the ending and couldn't put the book down waiting to see what was happening next. Lots of other surprises in the book as well!
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Twang, the latest novel from former country music publicist John Schlimm gives readers a backstage pass to some of the biggest country superstar’s secrets. Maybe. That’s what we get to try to figure out as we read about Salome and Willa Field, a sister sensation that are legends in the country music scene. With a whole lot of devious secrets buried underneath their carefully thought out images. And while we read about Thad Evans and Hope Tanner, country music’s biggest celebrity power couple – b ...more
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John Schlimm is a Harvard-trained educator, artist, activist, and international award-winning writer.

His newest book is MOONSHINE: A Celebration of America’s Original Rebel Spirit. John’s other books include the Christopher Award-winning memoir Five Years in Heaven: The Unlikely Friendship That Answered Life’s Greatest Questions; Stand Up!: 75 Young Activists Who Rock the World, And How You Can,
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