A Few Honest Words
in paperback January 2015
"A thoughtful and important book. It's tremendously satisfying that specific areas of the South are receiving their due attention. Kentucky has given so much to the landscape of American music."
--Rosanne Cash, Grammy-winning songwriter and author of bestselling memoir Composed
"Howard skillfully documents a new era of Kentucky roots music. His book deserves a place in the history of American song."
“Jason Howard has gathered up all those sweet Kentucky sounds and brought them home to a reunion. A Few Honest Words is like a country-folk music festival in prose.”
--Michael Streissguth, author of Johnny Cash: The Biography