Child abuse mixed with poverty are not uncommon problems, even by
today's standards. A young boy running away from home in order to escape
this terrible situation is also not uncommon. All the things that happened
to young Stonewall Jackson are happening to young children somewhere
in the world every day.
As you read this book and it's touching story, you will easily recognize
the most uncommon aspect of Stonewall's life...the fact that he rose above
all that was trying to keep him down. In spite of all the horrible
mental and physical setbacks he endured, he pushed ahead with his dream
of being 'somebody'.
Today, he is somebody, indeed! Loved by millions of country music fans
the world over Stonewall Jackson is still one of the biggest names in the
music industry. He's sold millions of records, traveled and entertained
throughout the world and is still one of the most popular members of
Nashville's world-famous Grand Ole Opry.