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Murderous Maths: Algebra the Phantom X

Written by Kjartan Poskitt

Illustrated by Philip Reeve

Part of the Murderous Maths Series

Murderous Maths: Algebra the Phantom X Synopsis

Is maths making you miserable? Are you alarmed by algebra and flummoxed by formulas? Do equations make you quake? Look no further: The Phantom is here to banish algebraic agony for good. Find out what Grizelda the Grisly buys on a shopping trip to the Slaughter-o-Mart, face another diabolical challenge from Professor Fiendish, and enter the Murderous Maths testing laboratory in the disturbing disguise of a Pure Mathematician. Meanwhile, the gangsters discover that, sometimes, x = a big, fat nothing.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780439977296
Publication date: 1st January 2000
Author: Kjartan Poskitt
Illustrator: Philip Reeve
Publisher: Scholastic Hippo an imprint of Scholastic
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 158 pages

About Kjartan Poskitt

Kjartan Poskitt is the well-loved author of many hilarious books for children including Agatha Parrot and the Murderous Maths series, translated into over 30 languages. With a background in children's television, he is a tireless and brilliant performer. He was born and lives in York.

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