A fun-filled, action-packed activity book by Australia’s funniest and best-loved maths dude!
Adam Spencer’s Enormous Book of Numbers is jam-packed with stuff to make, decode, deduce, descramble, dewrite and decipher! Counting has never been so cool. For close to 20 years Adam has been entertaining us. On triple j and ABC radio and television, he’s established himself as Australia’s funniest and most famous mathematician. Following on from the enormous success of 2014’s Big Book of Numbers, this activity book is the perfect Christmas gift for readers aged 8 to 12.
In 1996, while doing a Maths PhD at Sydney Uni, Adam Spencer won the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Raw Comedy Championship. He went on to host the legendary triple j breakfast show with Wil Anderson before graduating to 702 ABC Sydney where he secured record ratings for the station for eight years. His TV credits include The Glasshouse, Good News Week, The Project, Q&A and, with Dr Karl, Sleek Geeks. His 2013 TED talk at Long Beach California on Prime numbers is a geek comedy classic and has had over 1.5 million views. Adam lives on the NSW Central Coast with his family.