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Beatles Liverpool dream comes true in new book
by Adam Forrest, Beatles News Editor
A new book from acclaimed author Judith Kristen and famous Beatles artist Eric Cash, called Once Upon A Time in Liverpool, will be available next Friday.
Written in a "youthful" way, a style reminiscent of those old Dick and Jane "readers" of the 50s and 60s and even the early 70s, in the book, four lads from a small town called Liverpool changed the face of Rock and Roll, forever. But their story is far more than one of music, it's about having dreams and making them come true, it's about the power of genuine friendship, it's about believing in yourself, and others, and living a life filled with heart, tenacity, and passion.
The book celebrates how John, Paul, George, and Ringo gave the musical world its happily ever after and for that a billion fans are eternally grateful. But, maybe even more than that, The Beatles' story in Once Upon A Time In Liverpool is a heart-felt reminder to each and every one of us that it's not where you start that counts, it's how you finish.
Part of the proceeds from this book will benefit The Penny Lane Development Trust, right there on Penny Lane in Liverpool. The Penny Lane Development Trust is a community hub supporting all groups in the Liverpool community through leisure time activities, providing a safe environment where area kids can learn, socialize and gain new skills.
Judith Kristen is an American author, educator, champion for animal rights and humane education teacher. Judith has written fourteen well-received books, children's stories, young adult and adult. Her best-selling book, A Date With A Beatle, a hilarious true adventure about a year the life of a tenacious Beatlemaniac back in 1964, has received rave reviews not only from fans all over the world, but from the upper echelon of Beatledom as well.
Artwork by Eric Cash
Internationally acclaimed artist Eric Cash has been a steady, creative force in the world of art for over three decades. Over the last several years, Eric has combined his love of art with his love of music and has become one of the most recognized and sought after Beatles artists. His most famous Beatles canvas, a depiction of the first meeting between John Lennon and Paul McCartney, called The Introduction, now hangs in St. Peter's Church in Liverpool, the very spot where the historical moment took place.
Once Upon A Time in Liverpool will be available on Friday November 16th, 2012. Signed copies are now available for pre-order. For more information, visit Once Upon A Time in Liverpool.
Published November 9, 2012
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