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The Resource Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack

Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack

Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems
Title
Edgar Allan Poe's pie
Title remainder
math puzzlers in classic poems
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Borrows themes from famous poems and flips them on their head to create humorous verses and riddles in a collection of math-based problem-solving parodies. A math problem to solve is integrated within each poem, and the formulas and answers are provided on the opposite page
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PS3562.E9465
LC item number
E34 2012
Literary form
poetry
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slack, Michael H.
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • Mathematical recreations
  • Mathematics
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • Mathematical recreations
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Harcourt Children's Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's apple pie -- Edward Lear's elephant with hot dog -- Walt Whitman's web-covered shoe -- Emily Dickinson's telephone book -- Lewis Carroll's fish and chips -- Hilaire Belloc's crackerjack yak -- Robert Frost's boxer shorts -- Eleanor Farjeon's math sub -- A. A. Milne's spooky garden -- William Carlos Williams's pizza -- Langston Hughes's train trip -- Ogden Nash's buggy rugs -- John Ciardi's shark dentist -- Shel Silverstein's hippo-po-tah-tum -- Prose about the poets
Control code
ocm733546816
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
37 pages
Isbn
9780547513386
Lccn
2011025735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)733546816
  • (Sirsi) a1135596
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Publication
Note
"Harcourt Children's Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's apple pie -- Edward Lear's elephant with hot dog -- Walt Whitman's web-covered shoe -- Emily Dickinson's telephone book -- Lewis Carroll's fish and chips -- Hilaire Belloc's crackerjack yak -- Robert Frost's boxer shorts -- Eleanor Farjeon's math sub -- A. A. Milne's spooky garden -- William Carlos Williams's pizza -- Langston Hughes's train trip -- Ogden Nash's buggy rugs -- John Ciardi's shark dentist -- Shel Silverstein's hippo-po-tah-tum -- Prose about the poets
Control code
ocm733546816
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
37 pages
Isbn
9780547513386
Lccn
2011025735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)733546816
  • (Sirsi) a1135596

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