Kirkus Star
THE KIRKUS STAR
Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit




Series: Math in Nature


SIZING UP WINTER  by Lizann Flatt
Released: Sept. 15, 2013

"When read with a caring adult, this may challenge readers to look at measurement in a different way. (Math picture book. 4-7)"
Flatt's latest, the third in the Math in Nature series, encourages children to use math to measure. Read full book review >
SORTING THROUGH SPRING by Lizann Flatt
Released: March 12, 2013

"The simple is juxtaposed with the challenging, making the book both flexible and hard to pin down, audience-wise. (Math picture book. 5-10)"
Flatt and Barron's second in the Math in Nature series solves many of the first's problems, though the rhythms and rhymes remain inconsistent, and there is still no answer key. Read full book review >
COUNTING ON FALL by Lizann Flatt
Released: Sept. 15, 2012

"Gorgeous cut-paper collage illustrations cannot outweigh the absence of a story. (Math picture book. 4-7)"
First in the Math in Nature series, this prompts readers to imagine animals and plants using numbers to count and arrange themselves. Read full book review >