Jennifer Roy will be in-store and Ali Fadhil will join us via Skype to introduce readers to their book
Playing Atari with Saddam Hussein.
At the start of 1991, eleven-year-old Ali Fadhil was consumed by his love for soccer, video games,
and American television shows. Then, on January 17, Iraq's dictator Saddam Hussein went to war
with thirty-four nations led by the United States. Based on Fadhil's own childhood in Iraq.
"This blending of biography, historical fiction, and realistic fiction paints a vivid portrait of daily family life in Iraq and the trials many faced."--School Library Journal
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Business Days
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 6th, 2018
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
128 Jay St
Schenectady, NY 12305