MATHEMATICAL FICTION:

a list compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston)

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After Math (2013)
Denise Grover Swank
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This is a young adult novel about a college math major, a typical nerd with some apparent neuroses, who learns to be much more "normal" when she is forced to tutor a popular male soccer player.

Thanks to my student, Madeline Goodman, for bringing this book to my attention.

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Categories:
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MotifAnti-social Mathematicians, Insanity, Female Mathematicians, Romance, Math Education,
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MediumNovels,

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