Joseph D’Agnese is a writer and journalist who lives in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Though he writes about the Middle Ages, he considers himself a Renaissance man. He is the author of Blockhead: The Life of Fibonacci.
Book Trailer for Blockhead by Joseph D'Agnese
Math + Nature = Fibonacci! This trailer showcases Blockhead: The Life of Fibonacci. Author Joseph D'Agnese and illustrator John O'Brien present the story of the famed medieval Italian mathematician who discovered the legendary number sequence that bears his name.Share This
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Joseph D'Agnese; illustrations by John O'Brien
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
As a young boy in medieval Italy, Leonardo Fibonacci thought about numbers day and night. He was such a daydreamer that people called him a blockhead.
The boy who was once teased for being a blockhead had discovered what came to be known as the Fibonacci Sequence!