Books by Cindy Bickel

ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 2004

"The fraction lessons are presented on opposing pages so they can be incorporated into the story or ignored. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-10)"
Bickel, a veterinary assistant at the Denver Zoo, and Nagda team up again for some animal math in this charming account of two abandoned polar bear cubs. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Great for a future Jane Goodall and a wonderful teaching tool for elementary teachers. (Nonfiction. 7-10)"
In this peek into the care of zoo babies, readers will learn not only about chimpanzees, but will also reinforce their math skills. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"A delightful way to learn math. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
A true story of a baby tiger's brush with death from starvation is an opportunity for learning about graphs. T.J., a Siberian Tiger born at the Denver Zoo, stopped eating after the sudden death of his mother. Read full book review >