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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Granta Books
Publication date January 2, 2006
Pages 264
Binding Paperback
Edition New
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781862078284
ISBN-10 1862078289
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $15.00
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Twelve-year old Robert hates his maths teacher, who sets his class boring problems. Then, in his dreams, Robert meets the Number Devil who brings the subject magically to life, illustrating with wit and charm, a world in which numbers can amaze and fascinate, where maths is nothing like the difficult process that so many of us dread.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Twelve-year-old Robert hates his maths teacher. He sets his class boring problems and won't let them use their calculators. Then in his dreams Robert meets the Number Devil who brings the subject magically to life, illustrating with wit and charm a world in, which numbers can amaze and fascinate, where maths is nothing like the dreary, difficult process that so many of us dread. "The Number Devil" knows how to make maths devilishly simple.

Editions
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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780805057706
 
from Metropolitan Books (October 1, 1998)
9780805057706 | details & prices | 260 pages | 6.75 × 10.00 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.65 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Annoyed with his math teacher who assigns word problems and won't let him use a calculator, twelve-year-old Robert finds help from the number devil in his dreams
Paperback
Book cover for 9781862078284
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger | New edition from Granta Books (January 2, 2006)
9781862078284 | details & prices | 264 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $15.00
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure, The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: Twelve-year old Robert hates his maths teacher, who sets his class boring problems.
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Michael Henry Heim | from Henry Holt & Co (May 1, 2000)
9789990039634 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606253352
 
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger | from Demco Media (December 1, 2000); titled "Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure"
9780606253352 | details & prices | 5.50 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.40 lbs | List price $28.91
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: Annoyed with his math teacher who assigns word problems and won't let him use a calculator, twelve-year-old Robert finds help from the number devil in his dreams.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781435266124
 
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Michael Henry Heim | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (April 25, 2008)
9781435266124 | details & prices | 262 pages | 6.00 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.30 lbs | List price $28.00
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: The international best-seller that makes mathematics a thrilling exploration.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780805062991 Book cover for 9781862078284
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger | New edition from Granta Books (January 2, 2006)
9781862078284 | details & prices | 264 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $15.00
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure, The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: Twelve-year old Robert hates his maths teacher, who sets his class boring problems.
Reprint edition from Henry Holt & Co (May 1, 2000)
9780805062991 | details & prices | 262 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.90 lbs | List price $20.00
About: Annoyed with his math teacher who assigns word problems and won't let him use a calculator, twelve-year-old Robert finds help from the number devil in his dreams.
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Michael Henry Heim | from Henry Holt & Co (May 1, 2000)
9789990039634 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781435266124
 
With Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Michael Henry Heim | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (April 25, 2008)
9781435266124 | details & prices | 262 pages | 6.00 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.30 lbs | List price $28.00
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: The international best-seller that makes mathematics a thrilling exploration.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781862078284
 
The price comparison is for this edition
New edition from Granta Books (January 2, 2006)
9781862078284 | details & prices | 264 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $15.00
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure, The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: Twelve-year old Robert hates his maths teacher, who sets his class boring problems.
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606253352
 
from Demco Media (December 1, 2000); titled "Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure"
9780606253352 | details & prices | 5.50 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.40 lbs | List price $28.91
This edition also contains The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
About: Annoyed with his math teacher who assigns word problems and won't let him use a calculator, twelve-year-old Robert finds help from the number devil in his dreams.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613285919
 
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2001)
9780613285919 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.40 lbs | List price $33.05
About: Annoyed with his math teacher who assigns word problems and won't let him use a calculator, twelve-year-old Robert finds help from the number devil in his dreams.

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