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The Number Devil

A Mathematical Adventure

The Number Devil( )
Author: Enzensberger, Hans Magnus
Illustrator: Berner, Rotraut Susanne
Berner Rotraut, Susanne
Translator: Heim, Michael Henry
Publication Date:Oct 1998
Publisher:Henry Holt & Company
Imprint:Metropolitan Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

The international best-seller that makes mathematics a thrilling exploration. In twelve dreams, Robert, a boy who hates math, meets a Number Devil, who leads him to discover the amazing world of numbers: infinite numbers, prime numbers, Fibonacci numbers, numbers that magically appear in triangles, and numbers that expand without . As we dream with him, we are taken further and further into mathematical theory, where ideas eventually take flight, until everyone-from...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Bedtime & Dreams
Juvenile Fiction / Mathematics
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.56 x 9.6 x 1.01 Inches
Book Weight:1.496 Pounds
Author Biography
Enzensberger, Hans Magnus (Author)
Rotraut Susanne Berner was born on August 26, 1948 in Stuttgart, Germany. She is a graphic designer and illustrator. She illustrated The Number Devil by Hans Magnus Enzensberger. She is also well known for a series of popular children's book called Wimmelbilderbuch. She won 2016 Hans Christian Andersen Award for illustration.


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