Synopses & Reviews
+ cat's thick coat
signs of fall
Join a girl and her cat on a magical tour of the seasons as they wend their way through colorful, math-filled landscapes and jubilant, fun-filled mathscapes.
Poet Betsy Franco and fine artist Steven Salerno playfully combine the language of poetry and simple mathematical concepts with stunning artwork -- an equation that equals Mathematickles!
Follow a girl and her cat as they walk through the seasons and note the mathematical concepts illustrated around them. Full color.
About the Author
A poet who loves math, Betsy Franco
has spent more than twenty years showing children the beauty, depth, and fun of mathematics through her picture books, poetry, and nonfiction, including Counting Caterpillars and Other Math Poems, Grandpa's Quilt, You Hear Me? Poems and Writings by Teenage Boys,
and Things I Have to Tell You: Poems and Writings by Teenage Girls.
She is also the inventor of three mathematical toys.
Betsy Franco lives with her husband in Palo Alto, California. They have three sons.