Book Review: Me and Sister Bobbie

Here’s a unique glimpse into the lives of Willie and Bobbie Nelson, from their challenging youth to their present wisdom. In their own words, Willie Nelson and his sister Bobbie reflect on their lives simultaneously as they take turns playing narrator. This back-and-forth format sheds light on the nature of their relationship, revealing the heightened level of closeness and support these siblings have nurtured throughout their interwoven lives. The memoir is not only an opportunity to explore the early years of two legendary musicians, but also a chance to explore the mutual benefits of an enduring relationship, a deep bond that has supported these individuals through trauma and fame alike.

By Willie Nelson and Bobbie Nelson with David Ritz

(hardcover) $28.00