Ignoring substantial parts of her record if not the facts, she depicts herself as a frugal traveler on the taxpayer's dime, a reformer without ties to powerful interests and a politician roguishly indifferent to high ambition.
Palin goes adrift, at times, on more contemporary issues, too. She criticizes President Barack Obama for pushing through a bailout package that actually was achieved by his Republican predecessor George W Bush - a package she seemed to support at the time.
A look at some of her statements in ''Going Rogue,'' obtained by The Associated Press in advance of its release on Tuesday.
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Image: This illustration released by TBTM Media shows the cover of ''Going Rouge: The Sarah Palin Rogue Coloring & Activity Book,'' written by Michael Stinson and Julie Sigwart, with illustrations by Sigwart.
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