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Music superstar Lil Nas X — father of the viral country-rap crossover hit "Old Town Road" — is saddling up for his first foray into children's literature with the upcoming publication of his book C Is for Country.
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Set for release on Jan. 5, the picture book follows a pony named Panini (seemingly after the 21-year-old's 2019 single of the same name) on a "joyous journey through the alphabet from sunup to sundown," according to the official synopsis.
i’m dropping the best kids book of all time soon! C IS FOR COUNTRY, out January 5, 2021 from @randomhousekids. I can't wait to share it with you all. You can pre-order it right here!!!: https://t.co/lLqM4CqXA5 pic.twitter.com/h0hhnlvPTO— nope (@LilNasX) September 15, 2020
Along the adventure, Panini will experience expansive pastures, other animals, music, cowboy hats, and other country hallmarks in a project aimed at teaching children their ABCs.
Per publisher Random House's website for the book, C Is for Country will also contain numerous hidden surprises for the LGBTQ trailblazer's fans, with eye-catching illustrations by Theodore Taylor III that compliment the book's "celebration of song and the power inside us all."
C Is for Country is available for preorder now ahead of its Jan. 5 debut.