FAVORITE MATH BOOKS

Make math fun with these beautiful books. Great for a wide range of ages  - vibrant art to engage the littlest readers, but, like math itself, the entertaining stories contain awe-inspiring levels of complexity to inspire further exploration. Also see our guide to STEM websites & games.

More book plus fun & educational games, puzzles, toys and more at the National Museum of Math online shop (plus check out MoMath's online programming).

Flashback Four #4: The Hamilton-Burr Duel

In the exciting final installment of Dan Gutman’s action-packed series, four risk-taking friends travel back in time to record the most infamous duel in American history. Once the Flashback Four arrive in 1804 Weehawken, New Jersey, they face a question of historic proportions: Should they capture the tragic details of the duel or try to…

Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson’s Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions

Learn about the origins of summer favorite, the Super Soaker, invented by accident by African-American rocket scientist Lonnie Johnson. An inspiring and entertaining picture book.