How High Can a Dinosaur Count?: ...and Other Math Mysteries (Paperback)

...and Other Math Mysteries

By Valorie Fisher, Valorie Fisher (Illustrator)

Dragonfly Books, 9780375858093, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 12, 2010

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Description

Help Heloise add her dimes, nickels, and pennies to buy a hat at Madame Millie's Millinery; tell time on the clock at the Tutti-Frutti Zoo; and calculate with Bertram the cost of his colossal birthday cake.
Clever text and imaginative art mesh to create playful, simple math problems right on target for ages 6 99 . . . anyone who loves the magic of numbers Valorie Fisher has created fifteen miniature worlds, each showcasing an ingenious math problem (with more questions at the back of the book). In a starred review" Publishers Weekly "raved, Math made fun? Problem solved.


About the Author

Valorie Fisher is the creator of "When Ruby Tried to Grow Candy" and "How High Can a Dinosaur Count?, " called guaranteed fun by "School Library Journal." She is the illustrator of "The Fantastic 5 & 10cents Store "by J. Patrick Lewis, called good, old-fashioned fun by" Publishers Weekly, " and her photographs appear in the beloved Moxy Maxwell books. Valorie lives in Cornwall, Connecticut."


Praise For How High Can a Dinosaur Count?: ...and Other Math Mysteries

School Library Journal starred review
Publishers Weekly starred review

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