Arithme-Tickle: An Even Number of Odd Riddle-Rhymes by J. Patrick LewisArithme-Tickle: An Even Number of Odd Riddle-Rhymes by J. Patrick Lewis

Arithme-Tickle: An Even Number of Odd Riddle-Rhymes

byJ. Patrick LewisIllustratorFrank Remkiewicz

Paperback | April 1, 2007

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These eighteen zany rhyming riddles involve addition, subtraction, and simple multiplication to calculate everything from poodle weights to travel time. And for anyone who's stumped, the answers are included in mirror-writing below each riddle.
J. Patrick Lewis has authored more than fifty books of poetry for children. In 2011, he was named the Children's Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation and was given the NCTE Excellence in Children's Poetry Award. He lives in Westerville, Ohio.Visit his website at
Title:Arithme-Tickle: An Even Number of Odd Riddle-RhymesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10.5 × 8.13 × 0.2 inPublished:April 1, 2007Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152058486

ISBN - 13:9780152058487

Appropriate for ages: 6


Editorial Reviews

Illustrated word problems, for fun? Well, any book that can rhyme 'Wapakoneta' with 'Green cheese or Swiss or feta' can bring back the joy of puzzle solving." - Chicago Tribune "