You work every day. At home, you work in the kitchen. At school, you sharpen pencils. It may surprise you to learn that you also work during recess and at lunch. Playing and eating are work, too!
About the Authors
Sally M. Walker is the author of many books for young readers. When she isn’t busy writing and doing research for books, Ms. Walker works as a children’s literature consultant. She has taught children’s literature at Northern Illinois University and has given presentations at many reading conferences. She lives in Illinois with her husband and two children.
Roseann Feldmann earned her B.A. degree in biology, chemistry, and education at the College of St. Francis and her M.S. in education from Northern Illinois University. As an educator, she has been a classroom teacher, college instructor, curriculum author, and administrator. She currently lives on six tree-filled acres in Illinois with her husband and two children.
Turing (A Novel about Computation) Our hero is Turing, an interactive tutoring program and namesake (or virtual emanation?) of Alan Turing, World War II code breaker and father of computer science. In this unusual novel, Turing's idiosyncratic version of intellectual history from a computational point of view unfolds in tandem with the story of a love affair involving Ethel, a...