Search Results: "Chesley Sullenberger"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 15, 2012

"Sullenberger has provided a real service in presenting these courageous American leaders and their stories."
With the assistance of Century (co-author, with Ice-T: Ice, 2011, etc.), Sullenberger (Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters, 2009) presents "a contemporary version" of John F. Kennedy's Profiles in Courage. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 13, 2009

"Of particular interest to aviation buffs, but valuable for anyone interested in how a life lived with integrity prepares a man for the ultimate challenge."
The hero pilot who made the successful emergency landing in the Hudson River tells his story, assisted by bestselling author Zaslow (The Girls from Ames, 2009, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ZAT CAT! by Chesley McLaren
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2001

"However, it is hard to see just what child appeal there might be, although adults (this is dedicated to those who 'love Glamour, Paris & pink') of the female persuasion may be charmed. (Picture book. 6-9)"
McLaren, who illustrated Shana Corey's delicious You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer (2000) may have a somewhat harder time finding an audience for this one. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ABC BOOKS
Released: Jan. 13, 2009

"Dedicated fashion buffs may enjoy this wry look at the fashionable life, but younger readers will find it a challenge to maintain an interest, while older ones may be put off by the picture-book format. (Picture book. 8-12)"
McLaren and Jaber's compendium of fashion facts is an A-to-Z exploration of the vagaries of style, ranging from the obscure to the absurd. Read full book review >