It's Not Necessarily Not the Truth: Dreaming Bigger Than the Town You're From
America knows Jaime Pressly as Joy Turner, the feisty cheatin' ex-wife of Earl Hickey on the NBC hit show My Name Is Earl. Like her character, the Emmy Award-winning actress is, at heart, a smart, vibrant, small-town Southern girl. In this humorous and honest book, she recalls her journey from Kinston, North Carolina, to Hollywood, California, to motherhood, and the fortitude it took to make her dreams come true, including separating from her troubled past, overcoming her own bad choices, and dealing with success when it finally came her way.
Pressly speaks openly of her extremely colorful family and of her growing understanding of how their lives have been shaped by larger forces, including prejudice, power, privilege, love, loss, and longing. She shares how the lessons she learned from their lives impacted her own journey and helped her succeed where so many others have failed.
Inspiring, heart-wrenching, and laugh-out-loud funny, It's Not Necessarily Not the Truth offers a slice of American life sure to touch the hearts of readers everywhere.
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IT'S NOT NECESSARILY NOT THE TRUTH: Dreaming Bigger Than the Town You're FromUser Review - Kirkus
The actress best known for her portrayal of outrageous, uncouth Joy on My Name Is Earl, revisits her bucolic North Carolina childhood and her quest to become a professional model and actress.Pressly ... Read full review
Its Not Neessarily Not the TruthUser Review - rose22461 - Overstock.com
I thought this was a really good read. I know Jamie personally and that may make me a bit prejudice. Still it was well written and really hard to put down. i read it over the weekend. Would recommend it. Read full review