Make math fun with this clever STEM twist on "The Princess and the Pea"! Numbers scattered throughout engage arithmetic whizzes with the story. Discover the hidden "mathematical" pattern by adding the digits together, then quiz yourself with the counting questions at the end! Includes a story read by actress Juliet Stevenson.
"A beguiling mix of number lore and fairy tale" — New York Times
"A fun take on an old classic" — Kirkus Reviews
About the Contributors
Written by - Brenda Williams
Brenda Williams is the author of over four hundred published poems. A former primary school teacher, she has also written many educational articles and books. Brenda was born in the West Midlands, and now lives in Wiltshire, England.
Illustrated by - Sophie Fatus
Sophie Fatus is a full-time artist who is known for her exuberant illustrations. She was born in Paris into a family of artists and now lives in Florence with her partner and two cats.
Narrated by - Juliet Stevenson
Juliet Stevenson is a stage and screen actress with many credits to her name, including Truly, Madly, Deeply; Emma; Bend It Like Beckham and Mona Lisa Smile. She was awarded the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress for her role in Death and the Maiden.