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Giveaway! Bare Bones: I’m Not Lonely If You’re Reading This Book by Bobby Bones

Bare Bones: I'm Not Lonely If You're Reading This Book

Bare Bones: I’m Not Lonely if You’re Reading This Book
by Bobby Bones

Published May 17, 2016 by Dey Street Books
224 pages

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Source: Purchased


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Bare Bones tells the story of how little Bobby Estell from poor, rural Arkansas grew up to be a hugely successful name in country music radio. The book is filled with thoughtful and often heart-wrenching essays detailing his life — from being bullied in school, to dealing with an addicted mother and non-existent father, to his first jobs in the radio business (where he worked for free!), to starting the Bobby Bones Show as we know it today.

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I’ve been listening to the Bobby Bones show every morning for exactly a year now. I found it on the radio my first morning living in Texas and ever since, have not listened to another station once (even during the commercials!). So, obviously, I’m a pretty big fan of Mr. Bobby Bones.

I thoroughly enjoyed getting to know Bobby better through the essays in his book. Even though I had heard a few of the stories before on the radio, the book definitely gave more background details and emotion, which made it worth it to hear the stories again. I couldn’t respect Bobby more if I tried. He is the most hardworking, inspiring, and humble guy that I “know”.

I really enjoyed the parts of the book where I got to learn about the early origins of the show, and how Bobby went from intern-working-for-free at a tiny Arkansas radio station to running the morning show in Austin. There was so much I didn’t know, and I appreciate the show so much more now that I do.

If you listen to the show, this book is a must-read. There’s a reason the Bobby Bones Show is the number one country music morning show in the country, and if you’re not on board yet, you need to be!

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Now for the fun part! I am giving away ONE HARDCOVER COPY of Bare Bones! 13+, US only. Visit the following link to enter via Rafflecopter. Good luck!

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