Ibn Sina, intrepid explorer, medicine man, historian and spiritualist, poet and thinker. The Amazing discoveries of Ibn Sina by Fatima Sharafeddine traces the life and discoveries of Ibn Sina. He is still considered one of the foremost thinkers who helped in humankind’s understanding of the body. He is said to have written a little over a hundred books and made several discoveries in medicine. As a young boy he read tremendously, a trait that stayed with him till the end of his life. When he was not reading, he was researching or teaching young students. The illustrations by Iraqi illustrator, Intelaq Mohammed Ali draws deeply from the Arabasque style of ornate, intricate and geometric artwork.
- Age Range: 7 – 11 years
- Grade Level: 1 – 6