Reading in Maths

Reading in Maths

All our maths teachers are passionate readers and encourage our students to read as much as possible. We do enjoy reading a variety of genres but would recommend the following books to anyone with a keen interest in maths and numeracy:

Key Stage 3 reading list:

Murderous Maths series: Kjartan Poskitt


Key Stage 4 reading list:

Alice in Wonderland: Lewis Carrol

Alice through the looking glass: Lewis Carrol

The DaVinci Code: Dan Brown

Angels and Demons: Dan Brown

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night: Mark Haydn

Hidden Figures: Margot Lee Shetterly

The Phantom Tolbooth: Norton Juster

Humble Pi: Matt Parker


Key Stage 5 reading list:

Maths and The Simpsons: Simon Singh

Fermat’s Last Theorem: Simon Singh

Uncle Petros & GoldBach’s Conjecture: Apostolos Doxiadis

Reflections of Alan Turing: Dermot Turing

Alex’s Adventure in Numberland: Alex Belos

A Beautiful Mind: Sylvia Nasar