Mathematics

Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2014 for Children Five to Nine
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The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos Cover Image
By Deborah Heiligman, Leuyen Pham (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781596433076
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 25th, 2013

This picture book biography of Paul Erdös traces his early love of math as well as the ideas and people he connected in service to its study.

 


Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animal Lives Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452107141
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 24th, 2013

How many sets of antlers will a caribou grow and shed in a lifetime? How many egg sacs will a spider spin? Includes math challenges.

 


That's a Possibility!: A Book about What Might Happen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780805089981
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - June 4th, 2013

It is more certain than probable, with these fun photos and examples, that you will walk away with a better grasp and appreciation of probabilities.

 


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