Shoo’s Books

I have written and illustrated over 200 books for children in the primary/elementary age groups, and illustrated over 70 more for other authors, including Michael Morpurgo, Michael Rosen and Rose Impey. Many of the books I’ve written are series books. I try to make the writing easy for struggling readers, but with high story content, fun and excitement for more confident readers. and would be pleased to sign for you personally.

Below are the books I keep in Stock. Please remember to let me know whose name to add when I sign the book – Usually the first name of the person who the book is for.

Euclid - The Man Who Invented Geometry - with free poster!

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This book brings geometry to life with Euclid explaining the principles of Geometry to his friends. Full of fun, explanation and even jokes, this is the perfect introduction to a sometimes tricky subject.

Euclid: The Man Who Invented Geometry

Euclid lived 2300 years ago in Alexandria, in northern Egypt. His was a brilliant mind. He devised a method of learning Geometry starting from the simplest idea – an Axiom - something we can all agree is self-evident. Euclid built argument upon argument, creating a brillaintly simple system for learning Geometry which he wrote down in his book - Euclid's Elements - which was still in everyday use in schools well into the 20th century.

Shoo Rayner brings another Mega-mind to life with wit, clarity and sensitivity. For any age that wants to get to grips with geometry.

An introduction to geometry, explained in a clear and fun way by award-winning author and illustrator, Shoo Rayner, who has written over 200 books for children and illustrated 80 more for other great authors, such as Michael Morpurgo, Michael Rosen and Rose Impey.

"Shoo Rayner has a way of breaking things down and making them easy to understand and entertaining too..."

This great book from the Mega Minds series comes with a free poster. As it comes direct, Shoo will personally sign it to the person of your choice on the title page. Let him know the luck person's name when you add the book to your shopping bag.

☆☆☆☆☆ Fabulous book! Fabulous at making maths fun, we need more books like this. - Amazon

☆☆☆☆☆ Excellent book for grade 2 kid. My kid loves this book. - Amazon

☆☆☆☆☆ Five Stars. Can’t be beat to introduce kids to Euclid and Euclidian geometry. - Amazon

☆☆☆☆☆ Great Book. My son lives reading the book and watching the videos. - Amazon

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