Search Results: "Chunka Mui"


BOOK REVIEW

The New Killer Apps by Chunka Mui
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"An erudite anthem for large companies reshaping themselves to innovate and compete with agile startups."
Couched as an us-vs.-them guide for corporations in the realm of technology innovation, this perceptive book shows how big companies can defeat the nimble upstarts through the strategic use of resources, the implementation of three principles and the following of eight rules. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PAPER SON by Helen Foster James
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2013

"An effective and empathetic depiction of the Angel Island experience. (Picture book. 8-12)"
The journey from China to the United States and the experience on Angel Island in San Francisco Bay are fraught with anxiety and peril for 12-year-old Wang Lee. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE JADE DRAGON by Carolyn Marsden
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"While the girls are supposed to be in the second grade, they behave more like fourth- or fifth-graders, a misstep that is a shame, given the lack of good stories written for this age group. (Fiction. 7-10)"
Ginny Liao is overjoyed to see a new Chinese girl in her class, and she hopes they can be friends. Read full book review >