## Ada Lovelace- Math History through Children's Books

As a mathematician, who also happens to work in a library, I have found myself working in the children's department a few times. When in Rome do as the Romans do, so I started to read of zombies and pirates and princesses. I enjoyed myself more than I like to admit. That’s when I started to wonder... I wonder what books they have on math... I wonder what books they have on math history. Finding the 510’s, where math books are in the Dewey decimal system, I began to peruse. Some of the books