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Manga Math Mysteries 4: The Kung Fu Puzzle Time

By Melinda Thielbar
Illustrated by Der-shing Helmer

Solving puzzles with methods that coincide with specific math goals, these mystery stories, recurring characters, and the energetic art bring math into real-world settings and suspenseful adventures.

Is what Adam and Tom overhear true? Is Sifu Faiza selling the kung fu school? And can they find a way to change her mind in time? All the kids get together to help, but they'll have to figure out a mysterious puzzle about hours, minutes, and temperature to find the unexpected solution in . . . The Kung Fu Puzzle.

About the author

Melinda Thielbar is a writer, teacher, statistician, and student of the martial arts. Manga Math Mysteries, including The Kung Fu Puzzle and The Secret Ghost is her first children’s series. Der-shing Helmer recently graduated with a degree in Biology from UC Berkeley, where she played with snakes and lizards all summer long. She is working toward becoming a biology teacher. When she is not tutoring kids, she likes to create art, especially comics. Her best friends are her two pet geckos (Smeg and Jerry), her king snake (Clarice), and the chinchilla that lives next door. She is the illustrator of three titles in GU's Manga Math Mysteries series.

ISBN: 9780761352464
Imprint: Graphic Universe – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: November 1, 2010
Dimensions: 146 x 216mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $12.99
New Zealand RRP: $14.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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