This comprehensive, current, and complimentary guide to the small Ozark mountain town of Branson, Missouri, makes a vacation in this self-proclaimed capital of live country music sound inviting. Faragher ( Music City Babylon , LJ 11/1/92) offers history, detail (including times and prices of shows and trivia about the various personalities who live and work in Branson), and encouragement to take advantage of the good, clean family entertainment Branson has to offer. Not only does Faragher describe all the kinds of music theaters, hotels, and restaurants in the area, he also gives useful information on other activities such as lake sports, bungee jumping, shopping, and golf. Buy it quickly before it gets out of date. For regional travel collections and country music aficionados.-- Janine Reid, Jefferson Cty. P.L., Lakewood, Col.