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Gretchen Wilson Plans Publication of First Book
Gretchen Wilson has signed a deal with Warner Books for the November 2006 publication of her first book, Gretchen Wilson: I'll Tell You What a Redneck Woman Is. According to a press release from Wilson's record label, Sony BMG Nashville, the book "will feature Wilson's incredible rags-to-riches story and offer up a comprehensive roadmap to living the fun, independent and empowering life of a Redneck Woman." The book will be co-written by Allen Rucker, who has collaborated on previous books with actor-comedian Martin Mull and The Sopranos creator David Chase.