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Summary

Brought to you by Penguin.

Find a future. Lose a past.

She's a star on the rise, singing about the hard life behind her.

She's also on the run.

Nashville is where she's come to claim her destiny.

It's also where the darkness she's fled might find her. And destroy her....

Run Rose Run: a story glittering with danger and desire.

Also available: an album of 12 original Dolly Parton songs made for the novel!

©2022 Dolly Parton and James Patterson (P)2022 Penguin Audio

Critic reviews

"Like having Dolly in the room with you." (Val McDermid)

"Unforgettably good stuff." (Tony Parsons)

"One great read." (Lisa Gardner)

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awful I had to return it

I've listened to over 400 books this is the worse, I really like dolly Parton thats why I got the book but couldn't carry on, the narration is very grating, the plot line is very poor and I'm sorry to say I couldn't listen to dolly she sounded like she was tripping over her false teeth, so so disappointed, I'm sorry if this is controversial just my opinion

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Love the book so far

I’ve just started listening to the book so far it’s really i love dolly p and I can’t wait to start listening to this book

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Great

I enjoyed this book the characters were really brought to life and I enjoyed listening to Dolly…… enjoy

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A Dolly Parton Movie Come To Life!

Absolutely love the story, can already tell I will be reading this again!
if you love adventure books, I'd definitely read this!

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Loved this book!!

I adore Dolly Parton and could see her signature all over the dialogue in this book. Couldn’t put it down!! Let’s have another one, Dolly!! Xxxx

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Fabulous

I loved this book, really enjoyed the story great narration & the characters were brought to life by the different actors. Am a big fan of Dolly Parton & country music- I live in the UK & have always wanted to go to Nashville - so I might have to book my ticket. Looking forward to the next book.

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A good feel story

A love story where the good guy saves the damsel in distress. An easy to listen to story, fast paced with a happy ending. Good to play the music album alongside it if you can, but not essential.

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Run Rose Run! Brilliant

My first audible book and it was brilliant!
Having been a Patterson fan for a long time this book did not disappoint. Dolly Parton is excellent and the Annie Lee and Ethan story really made me want to listen along every chance I could!

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terrible story saved by Dolly's voice!

Easy listening but predictable and gratuitous female violence. Not a lot of intrigue and the "big reveal" could have been guessed in chapter 1.

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such an enjoyable audiable

loved the narrator .this was a good book co written with James paterson.It was good to hear Dolly.Loved it

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  • 26-05-22

Terrific cast performance, mind blowing ending.

I really enjoyed the benefits of a full cast on this book, especially Dolly. The story has multiple moments of danger. The main character makes some dangerous and stupid decisions and I found myself wondering what has this woman been through to be so bloody stubborn and reckless. Definitely NOT the ending I expected. My mind was blown. -Christina

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  • Linda
  • 13-05-22

Absolutely Brilliant

The best most entertaining and breathtakingly well written book I’ve read in a very long time

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  • 01-04-22

Rubbish

Got high review ratings so bought it - frankly it is an embarrassment for Paterson and Parton -

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  • Marisia Robus
  • 10-03-22

Excellent! Loved it!

The story was sweet and entertaining. I enjoyed the narration of the full cast and Dolly Parton’s input. Would have loved it if the words of the songs were sung, rather than read