|Greg Tang, author of The Grapes of Math and |
many other math stretching books.
© 2011, Sharron McElmeel
Grapes of Math: Mind Stretching Math Riddles / by Greg Tang ; illustrated by Harry Briggs, is still very popular and has led to interest in his many other titles related to mathematics and science.
Other titles include Math Fables Too: Making Science Count / by Greg Tang ; illustrated by Taia Morley.
Locate more information about him and his books at Tang's website.
Tang has also developed a math challenging math puzzle form -- Kakooma™. If you can add two numbers together you will be hooked once you try these puzzles for all ages. Amazing fun if you enjoy a challenge - -and puzzles. Check out Kakooma™ and download a sample puzzle page.
You'll also want to read Katherine Pierpont's interview with Tang, first published in Teaching K-8 (no date provided).