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

By Valorie Fisher, Valorie Fisher (Illustrator)
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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 author and illustrator of "My Big Brother" and "My Big Sister, " both Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award winners; and "Ellsworth's Extraordinary Electric Ears, " called "sassy" in a starred review from "Publishers Weekly." Her photographs have been widely exhibited and are in many major museum collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, London's Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Ms. Fisher lives in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut, with her husband and two children.

Valorie Fisher is the author and illustrator of "My Big Brother" and "My Big Sister, " both Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award winners; and "Ellsworth's Extraordinary Electric Ears, " called "sassy" in a starred review from "Publishers Weekly." Her photographs have been widely exhibited and are in many major museum collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, London's Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Ms. Fisher lives in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut, with her husband and two children.

Praise For…


School Library Journal starred review
Publishers Weekly starred review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375858093
ISBN-10: 0375858091
Publisher: Dragonfly Books
Publication Date: October 12th, 2010
Pages: 1
Language: English