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Hidden figures

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. his...

Do not say we have nothing —Thien, Madeleine, 1974- author.

"An extraordinary novel set in China before, during and after the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989--the breakout book we've been waiting for from a bestselling, Amazon.ca First Novel Award winner. Madeleine Thien's new ...

Seven wonders : a novel —Mezrich, Ben, 1969- author.

After his reclusive, math-genius brother is murdered, Jack's search for the killer sends him to the Seven Wonders of the World, where he stumbles upon an ancient mystery.

The kiss quotient —Hoang, Helen, author.

"A heartwarming and refreshing debut novel that proves one thing: there's not enough data in the world to predict what will make your heart tick. Stella Lane thinks math is the only thing that unites the universe. She c...

The friend zone —Wilson, Sariah, author.

"Disgraced college quarterback Logan Hunt was on his way to NFL stardom when he messed up big-time. Now the Texas star player with a bad temper has a new option: Seattle's End of the Line college. If he can follow the st...

The ascendant —Chapman, Drew.
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2014
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"From a riveting new voice in suspense fiction, THE ASCENDANT is an action-packed thrillers following a unlikely hero--a number savant named Garrett Reilly--as he races around the globe to avert total war"-- Provided by ...

The housekeeper and the professor —Ogawa, Yōko, 1962-

He is a brilliant math professor, with a peculiar problem--since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only 80 minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young housekeeper with a 10-year-old son who is hired to ...

Zero sum game —Huang, S. L., author.

Cas Russell is good at math. Scary good. The vector calculus blazing through her head lets her smash through armed men twice her size and dodge every bullet in a gunfight, and she'll take any job for the right price. As ...

Divide me by zero —Vapnyar, Lara, 1971- author.

As a young girl, Katya Geller learned from her mother that math was the answer to everything. Now, at forty, she finds this wisdom tested: she has lost the love of her life, she is in the middle of a divorce, and has jus...

The kiss quotient —Hoang, Helen, author.
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2018
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"A thirty-year-old woman with Asperger's makes sense of her life using math, but one thing she can't handle is dating and the intimacy she feels it requires. Her conclusion: she needs lots of practice--with a professiona...

The helpline : a novel —Collette, Katherine, 1981- author.

"Germaine Johnson doesn't need a lot of friends. She has her work and her Sudoku puzzles. Until, that is, an incident at the insurance company she works for leaves her jobless-and she realizes that there are very few job...

Fall of man in Wilmslow —Lagercrantz, David, author.

"From the author of the #1 bestseller The Girl in the Spider's Web, an electrifying thriller that begins with Alan Turing's suicide and then opens out to take in a young detective's awakening to painful secrets about his...

The infinities —Banville, John.

On a languid midsummer's day in the countryside, old Adam Godley, a renowned theoretical mathematician lies dying. Gathered around him are his family: Adam, his son; Adam's wife; Petra, his daughter; his wife Ursula, st...

The helpline —Collette, Katherine, 1981- author.
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2019
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"Germaine Johnson doesn't need friends. She has her work and her Sudoku puzzles. Until, that is, an incident at her insurance company leaves her jobless--and it turns out that there are very few openings these days for s...

Wake —Sawyer, Robert J.

Caitlin Decter is a typical teen - smart, pretty, and wired...but she's also blind. She undergoes an experimental procedure to regain her sight and the results are unexpected. She "sees" but not just the way we do - for ...

The Indian clerk : a novel —Leavitt, David, 1961-

A story of ambition, friendship, war and mathematics, set in the period of World War I. An esteemed English mathematician receives a collection of remarkable equations from a young man in India and invites him to come to...

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