What is maths? Why do we need it? Can birds count? What is the biggest number conceivable? Maths in 30 Seconds answers these and other questions in 30 awesome topics. Each topic is presented in a concise 30-second summary, supported by a 3-second flash soundbite and full-colour artwork. Fun, active elements for kids to make-and-do support the topics, encouraging them to test, explore, and discover more. With fast facts, mini missions, and engaging artwork, this book is an exciting introduction to the amazing world of maths.
Anne Rooney is the Royal Literary Fund (RLF) Fellow at Newnham College, Cambridge, and Chair of the Educational Writers Group at the Society of Authors. She has written books on a variety of subjects for kids and adults.