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A novel with some math in it?
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Jul 12, 2012 11:04 AM



Jani Nelson
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Re: A novel with some math in it?
Posted:
Jul 10, 2012 11:17 AM



Try http://kasmana.people.cofc.edu/MATHFICT/ Jani
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 6:36 AM, Lynne K. Ipina <Ipina@uwyo.edu> wrote:
> What about "Anathem": > http://www.amazon.com/AnathemNealStephenson/dp/0061474096. There is > the Math fiction site in case you don't know this: > http://kasmana.people.cofc.edu/MATHFICT/all.ph > > > > Lynne > ________________________________________ > From: ownermathedcc@mathforum.org [ownermathedcc@mathforum.org] on > behalf of Seese, Lillian M. [LSeese@stlcc.edu] > Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 4:36 AM > To: ownermathedcc@mathforum.org > Subject: A novel with some math in it? > > Can anyone provide me with some advice? I am in a book club where > everyone but me is either an English teacher or a librarian. It is my turn > to recommend a novel for us to read. A year ago I chose "The Housekeeper > and the Professor" (by Yoko Ogawa) which had just enough math in it to keep > everyone interested. I'd love to come up with a book that has a little > math in it again this year, but I'm coming up empty handed. Does anyone > have a suggestion? > > Lillian Seese > Professor of Mathematics > St. Louis Community College at Meramec > 11333 Big Bend Blvd. Kirkwood MO 63122 > 3149847773 > > **************************************************************************** > * To post to the list: email mathedcc@mathforum.org * > * To unsubscribe, email the message "unsubscribe mathedcc" to > majordomo@mathforum.org * > * Archives at http://mathforum.org/kb/forum.jspa?forumID=184 * > > **************************************************************************** >



