Search Results: "I.M. Hussaini"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Nov. 11, 2011

"Hussaini seamlessly blends compelling characters, thought-provoking situations, an impeccable discourse on Islamic history and a unique style and language to deliver an unparalleled historical thriller that will have readers anticipating his next novel, Echos of Fatima."
Manuscript-examiner Edward Fleming's search for his missing colleague leads to Saudi Arabia—and the unveiling of deadly secrets that threaten the entire foundation of Islam—in Hussaini's action-packed historical thriller. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I.M. PEI by Michael T. Cannell
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

"All the same, Pei's public success makes for a great story, one that Cannell adroitly reports. (90 b&w photos, not seen)"
The lineaments of I.M. Pei's career emerge clearly in this skillfully composed biography, although the celebrated architect's private personality remains veiled. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MYSTERIOUS MATTER OF I.M. FINE by Diane Stanley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"Unpretentiously fun. (Fiction. 9-12)"
A light-heartedly charming mystery for kids who will read and still enjoy a story with an uncomplicated view of the world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I.M. PEI:  ARCHITECT OF TIME, PLACE, AND PURPOSE by Jill Rubalcaba
MUSIC AND THE ARTS
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"An exquisite package, much like one of Pei's buildings. (timeline, bibliography, source notes, index, suggestions for further reading, listings of building projects, awards) (Nonfiction. 12 & up) "
This lively blend of narrative and detailed design is a perfect way to introduce the architectural vision of I.M. Pei to young readers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2009

"A revealing, unsettling look at how our presidents receive advice on foreign policy."
The history of recent presidents' influential top advisers, heavy on political maneuvering but never dull. Read full book review >