Search Results: "Vatsala Sperling"


BOOK REVIEW

RELIGION
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

"The message that one doesn't have to be perfect to be heroic is a good one—too bad its delivery isn't more accessible. (Picture book/religion. 7 & up)"
For children interested in Hinduism and its varied and numerous characters, this provides a general overview of Krishna and his many escapades. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"A lamentably failed apologia for for-profit education."
A bountifully self-serving account by Sperling, CEO of the Apollo Group, the NASDAQ-listed parent company of the University of Phoenix, about how he came to found an education company with revenues of over $500 million and capitalization of $3 billion. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

Intimate story of Harry, Jack, Albert, and Sam Warner and how they rose from immigrant rags to Hollywood riches by founding the Warner Brothers Studio—as told by Harry's granddaughter and family archivist Sperling, who spent 11 years researching, aided by Millner and with contributions by Jack Warner Jr., Ronald Reagan, and others. Read full book review >