2017 Festival: Mathical Book Prize

Mathical: Books for Kids from Tots to Teens

Mathical-Logo-webThe National Math Festival welcomes Mathical: Books for Kids from Tots to Teens to the 2017 Festival!

The Mathical Book Prize is an annual award for fiction and nonfiction books that inspire children of all ages to see math in the world around them. Mathical Award Winners and Honor Books are selected by a nationwide committee of mathematicians, educators, librarians, and authors. Each year’s selections join a growing list of stories ranging from picture books and graphic novels to chapter books and young adult literature.

Joan Holub Christopher Danielson

Mathical Book Prize authors participating in the 2017 Festival include Joan Holub, author of Zero the Hero, and Dr. Christopher Danielson, author of Which One Doesn’t Belong? A Shapes Book.

The Mathical Book Prize is organized by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, in partnership with the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). To learn more, visit mathicalbooks.org.