Skip to content Skip to navigation

Snowflake,Seashell,Star Colouring Adventures In Numberland (Colouring Books) - Alex Bellos



Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd


Snowflake,Seashell,Star Colouring Adventures In Numberland (Colouring Books)

Snowflake Seashell Star: Colouring Adventures in Numberland
Alex Bellos, bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland, joins the meditative colouring book craze with this unique and inspiring mathematical colouring book

See details

Added to your shopping bag
Ship in the U.A.E. within 2-4 business days
Our shipping terms
Collect in store within 2 hours
Free Shipping over AED 200


 (a) Deliveries are made between Saturday and Thursday and will be undertaken by a third party appointed by Virgin for and on behalf of Virgin. Virgin makes every effort to dispatch Products on time. If the ordered Products are not delivered within the time period Virgin specified in the confirmation email, please contact Virgin’s Customer Services quoting the order reference contained in your order confirmation email.

 (b) Delivery occurs when the ordered Products are delivered to the delivery address you specified when placing your order. At this point, responsibility for loss, breakage and damage passes to you. Ownership of Products purchased passes to you when payment is received by Virgin in full. You will be asked to sign for acceptance of the Products which will note that the Products are correct and have been received in good condition.

 (c) If you are not at the delivery address, Virgin will assume that any adults that are present at the delivery address are authorized by you to take delivery of the Products that you have ordered. If above criteria are not met or if there is no one at the delivery address, Virgin will not leave the Products at the delivery address. Virgin will contact you to arrange an alternative delivery time.

 (d) Please note that the delivery people will only deliver the Products to your front door.

Virgin does not deliver to any residence outside of the United Arab Emirates.

Product details

This book offers a joyful contemplation of mathematical patterns has long been part of the human experience, from the philosophers of Ancient Greece to the artists of the Renaissance, via Islamic design and Hindu mandalas. Now, Alex Bellos, the bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland, takes you on a calming and colourful journey into the magical world of mathematics. Snowflake, Seashell, Star is full of intricate and divinely beautiful illustrations, using patterns such as loops, waves and spirals, created by Alex Bellos in collaboration with his friend and mathematical artist, Edmund Harriss. Stretch your artistic talents and embrace mathematics' aesthetic and conceptual exquisiteness. In 80 glorious images Alex will teach you how to convey the wonder of mathematics through colour and design. Snowflake, Seashell, Star is an incredible celebration of the overlaps between mathematics and art, learning and play, concentration and calm.

Canongate Books Ltd


Number of Pages 120


An intricate, geeky colouring book for adults * Independent on Sunday * Alex Bellos' and Edmund Harriss' mathematical colouring book is great. It puts the beauty of maths, famous but elusive, at the tip of anyone's pen. And you're not condemned to admire that beauty from a distance. With lines and numbers there to help, you can actually "create" it, even if you're not a gifted artist or mathematician * + Plus Magazine * This is big fun. Fun and awe ... Just looking at these pages is a treat - they have a life all their own, even before colour is applied ... Friendly and accessible ... A colouring book with a sharp new angle * The Papercraft Post blog * I wouldn't have expected anything less from maths adventurer Bellos and mathematical artist and tiling fan Harriss, whose personalities both come through in the book - from the beautiful illustration to the playful style ... The range of types of maths on display is super ... A beautiful object * Aperiodical blog *