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The number devil : a mathematical adventure

By: Enzensberger, Hans Magnus Berner, Rotraut Susanne(Illustrated by) Heim, Michael Henry(Translated by) Heim, Michael Henry(Translated by)

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1847080537 / 9781847080530
Paperback
01/09/2008
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United Kingdom
22 cm 262 p. : col. ill.
Children's (6-12)  Learn More Teenage / Young Adult
Quiz No: 205597, Points 4.00, Book Level 4.40,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Reprint. This translation originally published: New York: Henry Holt, 1998; London: Granta, 2000.

Twelve-year-old Robert hates his maths teacher: he sets his class boring problems and won't let them use their calculators.

Then in his dreams Robert meets the Number Devil, who brings the subject magically to life, illustrating with wit and charm a world in which numbers can amaze and fascinate, where maths is nothing like the dreary, difficult process that so many of us dread.

The Number Devil knows how to make maths devilishly simple.

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YFB General fiction (Children's / Teenage)

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