Reese Witherspoon will host an event in Nashville for a new children’s book

Nashville native Reese Witherspoon returns to Music City in October for an evening celebrating her new children’s book.

The Academy Award-winning actor and entertainment entrepreneur is hosting a family-friendly coming out party Oct. 7 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center for “Busy Betty,” his first children’s book.

The evening includes an onstage conversation with Witherspoon and a guest to be announced, according to event promoter Outback Presents. Witherspoon plans to share childhood memories and the real-life inspiration behind the book’s protagonist, Betty.

Reese Witherspoon on the red carpet at the 53rd Annual CMA Awards at Music City Center on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m., starting at $61.50 before fees. Each ticket includes a copy of “Busy Betty”.

Witherspoon releases “Busy Betty” on October 4, days before the Nashville release. In a statement to the media, she described the book as “born of my own upbringing”.

“From the time I had my own daughter, I’ve been looking for characters whose self-expression is front and center and holistically portrays the experience of being a young girl,” he said. she stated. “I hope Betty’s curiosity, enthusiasm and sense of adventure teaches our girls that not only can they do anything they want, but…anything is possible.”

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