a list compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston)
"William E. Emba"|
A seriously bizarre story about how
Laverne, the Goddess of Luck, has gone missing, and superheroes Poker
Boy, Front Desk Lady, and Screamer go looking for her, only to discover
that the Bookkeeper has mathematically proven that Chance does not exist,
and now Reality is changing. It takes an emergency appeal to the Gods of
Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry to save the Universe.
One of two mathematical stories in Denise Little's anthology Intelligent Design. (See also Year of the Rat).
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Exciting News: The 1,600th entry was recently added to this database of mathematical fiction! Also, for those of you interested in non-fictional math books
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