Today is National Pi Day! To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best books about the abstract mathematical constant to get you in the mood.
Sir Cumference and the Dragon Of Pi – The second book in the Sir Cumference series finds the title character being turned into a dragon. It is up to Prince Radius to find the cure by solving a secret riddle hidden around the castle.
Searching For Pi: The Novel For Kids – Ten third graders are tasked with searching for Pi on their first two days of school. What starts out as a simple question leads them on many forms of self-discovery.
Why Pi? (Big Questions) – A history book that centers around Pi, but also explores how numbers have shaped history throughout the years.
The Joy Of Pi – A look at how the concept of Pi has fascinated people over the years that combines history with a clever narrative.
It Happened One Pi Day: The Easy Way To Memorize Pi – This book helps you memorize the first 600 digits of Pi using a PAO (Person Action Object) system.
How To Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration Of The Mathematics Of Mathematics – A professor combines the joy of learning mathematics with her love for cooking.
Life Of Pi – Who cares of this book has nothing to do with the number? This story is amazing and the movie was awesome and everyone should read this book!
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