Planet of the Penguins (Alien Math Book 2): Volume 2 (Paperback)

Planet of the Penguins (Alien Math Book 2): Volume 2 By David Larochelle, Mike Gorman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David Larochelle, Mike Gorman (Illustrator)
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Math meets sci-fi in this clever chapter book--the second in a new series--about two numbers-loving friends and their alien adventures.

Lamar and Lexie head off on another math-related adventure to help their new space alien friend, Fooz It seems Fooz's planet has been overrun with penguins--and the inhabitants are terrified of these adorable creatures. In fact, they're so frightened they turn to stone whenever they see even the tiniest baby penguin. To rescue Fooz and his fellow aliens, Lexie and Lamar must solve a series of equations, including reading map coordinates, determining area, interpreting Roman numerals, and understanding percentages. Can they do it all and save the day?

About the Author

A former elementary math teacher, David LaRochelle has won numerous awards for his children's books, including the Sid Fleischman Humor Award, the SCBWI Golden Kite Honor Award, and the Minnesota Book Award. His previous books for Sterling were This Is NOT a Cat, 1+1=5 and Other Unlikely Additions, and Arlo's ARTrageous Adventure, which he both wrote and illustrated. He lives in White Bear Lake, MN. Find out more about David at Mike Gorman is an illustrator, graphic designer, web developer, and tattoo artist. He lives in Westbrook, ME.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781454929222
ISBN-10: 1454929227
Publisher: Union Square Kids
Publication Date: October 29th, 2019
Pages: 112
Language: English