The Resource Live in love : growing together through life's changes, Lauren Akins, with Mark Dagostino, (electronic resource)

Live in love : growing together through life's changes, Lauren Akins, with Mark Dagostino, (electronic resource)

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Live in love : growing together through life's changes
Title
Live in love
Title remainder
growing together through life's changes
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Lauren Akins, with Mark Dagostino
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Language
eng
Summary
In this refreshing and inspiring memoir, Lauren Akins, the wife of country music star Thomas Rhett, shows what it's really like to be "the perfect couple" fans imagine, and reveals what it actually takes to live in love, stay in love, and grow together. When country music star Thomas Rhett won the ACM Award for Single of the Year with "Die a Happy Man," his wife, Lauren Akins, was overjoyed. Her childhood best friend and now husband was being anointed the hottest new star in country music--for a song he had written about her. He was living his dream. Lauren was elated, but she was also wrestling with some big questions, not the least of which was, How can I live my own life of purpose? Lauren Akins never wanted to be in the spotlight, but as Thomas Rhett made his relationship with Lauren the subject of many of his hit songs, she was tossed into the role of one of America's sweethearts. Revered by fans for her down-to-earth ease and charm, her commitment to humanitarian work, and the pure love she exudes for her family, Lauren has never shared her side of their story--full as it's been with deep love, painful loss, tremendous joy, and a struggle to stay grounded in faith along the way--until now. In Live in Love, Lauren shares details about her childhood friendship with Thomas Rhett, explaining how they reconnected as young adults. She offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the challenges of being married to her best friend, who just happens to be a music star, and the struggle to find her own footing in the frenzy of her husband's fame. And in heart-wrenching detail, she opens up about her life-changing experiences doing mission work in Haiti, and then in Uganda, where she met the precious baby who would become their first daughter. From sharing the romance of their handwritten wedding vows to the challenges they faced as they adjusted to the reality of becoming first-time parents, Live in Love takes an intimate look at one couple's life--and opens a window into all of our journeys on the path to self-discovery. 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
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akins, Lauren
Dewey number
  • 782.421642092/2
  • B
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not applicable
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LC call number
ML420.R4307
Literary text for sound recordings
  • autobiography
  • biography
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1990-
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  • Dagostino, Mark
  • Rhett, Thomas
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  • Rhett, Thomas
  • Akins, Lauren
  • Country musicians
  • Country musicians' spouses
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Live in love : growing together through life's changes, Lauren Akins, with Mark Dagostino, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 31 min., 37 sec.))
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online
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9780593167762
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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7725f496-5d76-4097-a5b7-8947c5a6136b
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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(OCoLC)1184671850
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Label
Live in love : growing together through life's changes, Lauren Akins, with Mark Dagostino, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 31 min., 37 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780593167762
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7725f496-5d76-4097-a5b7-8947c5a6136b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1184671850
Tape configuration
not applicable
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