Books by Elinor J. Pinczes

MY FULL MOON IS SQUARE by Elinor J. Pinczes
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 30, 2002

"Talent squared. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Pinczes (Inchworm and a Half, 2001, etc.) pulls off another neat math trick using numbers—in this case a swarm of fireflies—to explain the geometry of a square. Read full book review >
INCHWORM AND A HALF by Elinor J. Pinczes
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2001

"The math goes down like sweet syrup, fitted out as it is in handsome artwork and dulcet rhyme, with nary a digit anywhere to spark that old math anxiety. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Pinczes, who has a knack for turning math into quietly comic entertainment, takes on fractions with her usual deft touch. Read full book review >
A REMAINDER OF ONE by Elinor J. Pinczes
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1995

"Most children won't actually study the subject until well after they've outgrown the appeal of this book. (Picture book. 4-7)"
With a lively rhyme matched by its antic, woodcut-like illustrations, this book introduces children to the concept of division and remainders. Read full book review >