Jamie Lynn Spears celebrated her new book, Things I Should Have Said, topping the Christian Inspirational best sellers list on Thursday morning just days after it was released.
The 30-year-old actress shared a host of clips to Instagram with the news that her memoir about growing up in the spotlight was being well-received by a particular audience as she wrote ‘I love yall’ across the top of a screen grab.
Jamie Lynn has been publicly battling back-and-forth with her older sister, Britney, after the Toxic singer’s attorney, Mathew S.Rosengart, issued a cease-and-desist against the younger Spears, ordering her to stop talking about Britney on her book tour.
Exciting times: Jamie Lynn Spears celebrated her new book, Things I Should Have Said, topping the Christian Inspirational best sellers list on Thursday morning just days after it was released
‘I have so many people to thank for making this dream of mine to write and share my own story actually come true,’ she captioned a series of photos.
‘I’m overwhelmed by the support that has made it such a success, but what’s most fulfilling is the connection I feel to each of you when I read all the messages from y’all sharing your own stories with me.You’re not alone. You matter. Your voice matters. Thank you for letting me share mine with you- love y’all soo much.’
Jamie took to her stories and showed off a few grabs from the lists with the cover of her book appearing on an exclusive best sellers group just days after it was released amid a slate of controversy.
Britney posted another blistering attack on Jamie Lynn Wednesday and called her a ‘selfish brat’ who once refused to play with her after she had split up with ex-boyfriend Justin Timberlake. At the time, Britney was around 21, while younger sister Jamie Lynn would have been 11-years-old.
Chart-topper: The 30-year-old actress shared a host of clips to Instagram with the news that her memoir about growing up in the spotlight was being well-received by a particular audience as she wrote ‘thank y’all sooo much’ across the top of a screen grab
After initially deleting her Tuesday post — whereby Britney, Fornecedor de Brindes 40, said she should have ‘slapped’ her sister Jamie Lynn, 30, and mother Lynne Spears — she has now re-posted an even longer version with new details.
‘You selfish little brat !!!’ Britney fumes in her notes.’Saying how weird and dumb it was that I bought a house for Mamma !!!! She was so proud and you told that interview girl that it was just weird … LIKE I GUESS I WILL JUST WALK IN THESE HALLS … Why did you say that ???’
She also continues to deny Jamie Lynn’s accusation that she once ‘grabbed a knife’ and locked them in a room together, which was shared in a recent interview on ABC’s Nightline.
Britney writes: ‘And the topic about the knife which is ironically the only lie you’ve ever told in your whole life …Why is that conversation 20 min ??? and the most degrading to me … OH BUT you don’t want to keep talking about it because you don’t want to HURT ANYBODY’S feelings … yet you let it linger forever saying you felt unsafe with me and WEIRD … f**k you Jamie Lynn !!!!’
Longer version of events: Britney Spears goes on ANOTHER foul-mouthed rant against sister Jamie Lynn on Wednesday…despite issuing her with a cease-and-desist letter the day before
The pop singer paints a picture of their fractured relationship in her lengthy post, hinting that she was jealous that Jamie Lynn had an easier childhood.
Britney’s legal team ordered Jamie Lynn to stop discussing the pop star’s life and struggles when she’s giving interviews to promote her new memoir.
Jamie Lynn is currently on a promotional tour for her new book which Britney’s legal counsel said contains ‘misleading and outrageous claims’ about her.
In November, Britney was finally granted freedom from the 13-year conservatorship her father, Jamie Spears, had managed following multiple mental health breakdowns which began in 2007.