LAUREN AKINS’ “RAW, VULNERABLE” (TENNESSEAN)
MEMOIR LIVE IN LOVE DEBUTS AS AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLER
LIVE IN LOVE Virtual Book Tour Wraps Tonight with Special Guest Moderator Annie F. Downs
Tune-In Tomorrow at 12pm ET to PBS Kids' Facebook and YouTube For Read-Along with Thomas Rhett
Nashville, TN - August 27, 2020 - Lauren Akins’ memoir LIVE IN LOVE: Growing Together Through Life’s Changes debuted this week as an instant New York Times Best-Seller. Declared “the uplifting read we all need right now” (Southern Living), Akins' memoir offers "rare insight into Akins’ childhood in Tennessee, her marriage to Thomas Rhett, the couple’s journey to becoming the parents of three daughters and everything in between" (US Weekly), as she boldly details "finding a mission that's all her” (Tennessean).
LIVE IN LOVE received overwhelming response in its debut week as the best-selling author launched her virtual book tour with special guest moderators Amy Brown, Bob Goff, Karen Fairchild and Hoda Kotb and made appearances on NBC's TODAY, Entertainment Tonight, Apple Music’s Guest List Radio, Annie F. Downs’ That Sounds Fun Podcast, Jesus Calling and more. Continuing the celebration and in an effort to connect with as many fans as possible, Akins will wrap her book tour tonight in conversation with Annie F. Downs - tickets are available at www.LaurenAkins.com. Additionally, fans everywhere can tune-in tomorrow, August 28th to PBS Kids' Facebook and YouTube at 12pm ET for a special reading of “Remarkably You” by Akins alongside Thomas Rhett following previous guests like Michelle and Barack Obama, Dwayne Wade, and Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush.
LIVE IN LOVE is a deeply personal memoir that offers inspiring guidance for anyone looking to keep romance alive, balance children and marriage, express true faith, and live a life of purpose.
Ballantine Books is an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
Lauren Akins is a devoted mother, wife and philanthropist who lives in Nashville, TN with her husband, Country superstar Thomas Rhett and their three little girls Willa Gray, Ada James and Lennon. Lauren has been a passionate supporter and active volunteer for years and is enthusiastically continuing to support children in Uganda through her efforts with Love One International.
Mark Dagostino is a multiple New York Times bestselling co-author who is dedicated to writing books that inspire and uplift.