“Raising a Beatle Baby” made Brooklyn Based’s “Notable Music Books” list for 2013, alongside books by the likes of Linda Ronstadt, Morrissey, Clive Davis, Ben Fong-Torres and Toure.
The site’s David Chiu wrote:
There are gazillions of books about the Beatles. But what makes this particular title from former newsman Jere Hester unique is how his family of three share a common love for the music of the Fab Four. Told with a streetwise sensibility that could only come from a Brooklynite, the author/Beatles fanatic offers up his own personal involvement the Liverpool lads, including a charming tale of how his daughter actually met Paul McCartney face to face.
Check out whole article here.
The book also made Examiner.com’s Beatles-themed “The Best Picks for a Fabs Holiday Season” gift list.