Seems like so long ago that Obama was President. Running into the girls one afternoon after school in early 2009. Extremely creative! It is accompanied by a Mandela quote about babies not being born with hatred towards others skin color. Souza has provided an amazing insight into … It's a picture book that i. I loved this book in a visceral and carthartic way. But hands down, my favorite is the photo of potus at a window with a few little toddlers looking at at him as he extends a hand to greet them. Contrasting a time when our White House had some dignity, with a President who didn't tweet nasty stuff, and actually cared about more than himself The pictures are stirring. A little relief from the current self-serving bully in the White House. The photos are often thoughtful and apparently thoughtfully chosen. If you follow Pete Souza on Instagram (if you don't already, go-go now) this is an amazing thing to hold in your hands and poor through. I have the Obama book and have been following Pete on Instagram, as a way to help hang onto my sanity in these scary times. Order now and we'll deliver when available. Because it does. Highly recommend! It's hard to differentiate between feeling enraged or inordinately sad. Souza was the WH photographer for both the Reagan & Obama administrations. It reminds me of when I was proud of our president. Souza throws shade, but also encourages readers to “use our energy to do something about it. Barnes & Noble at Friendly Center, 3102 Northline Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27408: store location, business hours, driving direction, map, phone number and other services. Please try your request again later. Pete Souza has been the Official Chief White House Photographer for the entire tenure of the Presidency of Barack Obama. Learn More . Pete Souza has been the Official Chief White House Photographer for the entire tenure of the Presidency of Barack Obama. Pete Souza is a freelance photographer in Madison, Wisconsin. Unable to add item to List. (4) Operating as usual. A snarky, hilarious, and thought-provoking collection of photos from Obama’s official photographer, alongside tweets from 45. This book contrasts the actions of President Trump during his first 1 1/2 years in office, with those of President Obama in the past. Highly recommend, Another fantastic book by Pete Souza, “Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents!” I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry, but the concept of this book was genius! Reviewed in the United States on October 18, 2018. The B&N Mastercard® 5% Back on All B&N Purchases. His presidency has become a reality game show, driven by his primal need to achieve the best ratings and wins--for himself. Which every decent, rational, and intelligent person should. The, Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. Pete Souza has been the Official Chief White House Photographer for the entire tenure of the Presidency of Barack Obama. There photos are of course perfect, and the typesetting is a beautiful addition to the touching and often comical content. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. I love this book! Look and think about the content/contrast! Previously Souza was an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at Ohio University, the national photographer for the Chicago Tribune, a freelancer for National Geographic, and an Official White House Photographer for President Reagan. So happy I ordered it ahead of time. Because the pictures are juxtaposed to throw “shade” at something Trump said or did - I found the compilation of the things the Trump Administration has done in two years - overwhelmingly sad and jarring when put all together in this format: Trump revoking Obama Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms; WH Bars Some News Organizations From Briefing; Trump’s Travel Ban Blocks Migrants From Six Nations; Trump’s Push To Repeal Healthcare; Trump’s Orders Change On 6 Obama Climate Policies; Trump’s WH Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public; Trump Revealed Highly Classified Information To Russian Foreign Minister And Ambassador; Trump Announces U.S. Will Exit Paris Climate Deal; Trump Ends DACA Program. Once upon a time there was a White House. I wanted to write a review somewhere on this book for quite some time and I would highly recommend it. I recently saw a wonderful documentary called The Way I See It which highlighted the differences between the Obama & Trump administrations as seen through the eyes of Pete Souza-White House photographer. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Refresh and try again. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 7, 2020. So easy to read even a Trump supporter could do it. To him, a critical news story is "FAKE NEWS." Because the pictures are juxtaposed to throw “shade” at something Trump said or did - I found the compilation of the things the Trump Administration has done in two years - overwhelmingly sad and jarring when put all together in this format: Trump revoking Obama Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms; WH Bars Some News Organizations From Briefing; Trump’s Travel Ban Blocks Migran. Little, Brown, $50 (352p) ISBN 978-0-316-51258-9. There is nothing like reading a history or biography book and being so completely transported to another time and place that you find... To see what your friends thought of this book. way of governing that we really didn’t appreciate nearly enough while we had it. Souza juxtaposes his iconic photos of the Obama presidency with some of Trump’s most insane tweets and comments to highlighting the differences between the 44th president and Trump. The comparison between the two POTUS is astounding. The New York Times Best Sellers are up-to-date and authoritative lists of the most popular books in the United States, based on sales in the past week, including fiction, non-fiction, … Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I put read in quotations because it juxtaposes Trump tweets & news headlines of his first 500 days with photos from. ), it's pretty good and brings more than a chuckle at the marmalade Mussolini's expense. However, there could have been better, more pointed juxtapositions. The "shade " is perfect, just like it has been over the last two years. Pete Souza: Obama’s Chief Photographer Throws Shade At Trump; Buy this book. Dream Big Dreams: Photographs from Barack Obama's Inspiring and Historic Presidency (Young Readers), Hugs from Obama: A Photographic Look Back at the Warmth and Wisdom of President Barack Obama, Hope, Never Fear: A Personal Portrait of the Obamas, Obama: The Historic Presidency of Barack Obama - Updated Edition, Yes We Did: Photos and Behind-the-Scenes Stories Celebrating Our First African American President, Laughing with Obama: A Photographic Look Back at the Enduring Wit and Spirit of President Barack Obama, Barack Obama Speeches (Leather-bound Classics), Go High: The Unstoppable Presence and Poise of Michelle Obama, The President's Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office. It moved me to tears. Souza was the WH photographer for both the Reagan & Obama administrations. Quite an interesting and creative set up. He tells his supporters how he alone can fix the economy, yet his policies will hurt them and help line his pockets, as well as those of rich people like him. Publish your book with B&N. The photographer/author did fantastic work and is a genius for putting it all together in this book. Souza, however, started an Instagram account that subtly mocked Trump by uploading photos from the Obama administration in reaction to whatever batshit insane, bullshit lie, or idiotic comment Trump made. However, my favorite contribution of Pete Souza is the playful-yet-biting way in which he manages to throw shade at Donald Trump. Discover the best bookstore online—shop over 6 million books and 4.5 million eBooks. Shade, by Pete Souza. It's now available for pre-order at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. "Powerful... 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