This latest collection of Chicken Soup for the comes to readers from the heartland, the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Capital of the World. It emanates from the hearts and souls of country entertainers old and new, their loyal fans and "just plain" country folks. This treasury identifies the common threads that weave the tapestry of the human spirit -- the traditions of family and faith at the heart of America. Within its covers readers will find the simple, sincere nature of country people and the music they treasure.
Chicken Soup for the Soul readers will also discover a special treat within its covers: a Country Soul CD. This CD will include a heartfelt rendition of some of country's best-loved performers singing "In the Shade of the Family Tree", as well as a sampling of stories from the book.This CD is a first for the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, and is sure to be a hit with readers and country music fans alike.