It's Probably Penny

It's Probably Penny Cover

It's Probably Penny

By Loreen Leedy

Henry Holt & Company, Hardcover, 9780805073898, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 2007


A delightful companion to Measuring Penny

Lisa's class is learning about probability. For part of her homework, she has to think of an event that will happen, one that might happen, and one that can't happen. Who is that Boston terrier that keeps popping into Lisa's imagination? It's probably Penny

Loreen Leedy is widely praised for her ability to make concepts fun and accessible to children, and she has done it again in this great introduction to probability.

"It's Probably Penny" is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

About the Author
Loreen Leedy's innovative nonfiction picture books cover wide-ranging topics such as arithmetic, the planets, writing letters, and geography. Her fresh approach, clear explanations of concepts, and sense of fun make her books popular in schools and libraries, and at home.

Praise For It's Probably Penny

"Leedy scores again with this engaging mathematical tale."
--Kirkus Reviews
"Librarians will most certainly want this follow-up to Measuring Penny and Mapping Penny's World, which are probably in circulation at this very moment."
--School Library Journal