James Harris III, Rhondell, Sharice, and Marcel are four inner city students with a quest to build the world's largest tetrahedron with their math teacher, Mr. Collins. If they accomplish this, then maybe their lives will change for the better. They may even end up in the Guinness Book of World Records!
Weaving together their different personal stories, their teacher, and the community that surrounds them, award-winning author Shelley Pearsall has written a vividly engaging story about math, life, and good-tasting barbecue.
Filled with unexpected humor, poignant characters and quiet brilliance, All of the Above is based on a true story. Bonus content includes a revised authors note with photos, online resources, and more!
"A terrific feel-good choice." -School Library Journal
"Smart and fast-paced, this story inspires as well as entertains." -Kirkus Reviews
A former teacher and museum historian, Shelley Pearsall is now a full-time writer. Her first novel, Trouble Don't Last, won the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction. She lives in Akron, Ohio.