Dolly Parton teams up with author James Patterson to release her first novel Run, Rose, Run
James Patterson has also written two books with former US president Bill Clinton and is known for his Alex Cross, Michael Bennett and Women's Murder Club series.
Dolly Parton has teamed up with author James Patterson to publish her first novel.
Entitled Run Rose Run, the book will be released alongside an album in March next year.
The 75-year-old country singer said: “All-new songs were written based on the characters and situations in the book.
“I hope you enjoy the book and the songs as much as we’ve enjoyed putting it all together.”
The story follows the tale of a young woman who moves to Nashville, Tennessee to pursue a career in music and also features the lyrics from the 12-song album.