This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Free Book Program, which is open to all readers and is completely free. The author will provide you with a free copy of their book in exchange for an honest review. You and the author will discuss what sites you will post your review to and what kind of copy of the book you would like to receive (eBook, PDF, Word, paperback, etc.). To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.
Reviewed by Lisa McCombs for Readers' Favorite
Carry That Weight: The Story of the Beatles is written by Mr. Ernie Schultze. In 1980, John Lennon, a rock star best known for his association with Liverpool, England sensation The Beatles was gunned down on the street outside his New York residence. This tragedy ended the world-revered life of an iconic figure in the music world. Lennon was born in 1940 amidst the atrocities of World War II. John Lennon and four other musicians formed the historic rock and roll band, The Beatles. Over time, The Beatles accumulated a cult following as well as a mythical existence. Ask yourself what you would be without the influences of Abbey Road.
In realistic fiction at its finest, author Mr. Ernie Schultze offers a twist to the coveted story of this groundbreaking group of unique musicians. Conspiracy theorists: beware. Midway through this easy-to-read story, reality slips into fantasy and forces the reader to rethink the possibilities of the band as we know it. Known for such number one hits as Hey Jude and A Hard Day's Night, were The Beatles who they were portrayed to be? Or were they simply the walrus? Written fluidly in standard English, Carry That Weight is an entertaining, yet disturbing perspective on the life of the band responsible for molding the ideals of a majority of the 20th century's future leaders, celebrities, and artists. While at their conception The Beatles may have been the scorn of many a parent, without their influences on society the world might be a far darker place.