Ned Tarrington

Biography

As a long time fan of fairy tales and the joyous enthusiasm of youth, Ned presents stories appropriate to children of all ages. Whether the story teaches and instructs the student, or merely entertains, the act of reading should always expand our comprehension of the world about us. With three university degrees, he continues to write for education as well as adventure.

Contests/Awards:

Honorable Mention, May 2009 Short Story Contest, Writers’ Journal, “Slide Heights”
Third Prize, November 2007 Travel Writing Contest, Writers’ Journal, “Out Wickenburg Way”

Books

Division Practice Book 1, Grades 4-5
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Series: Grades 4-5 Division Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
Practice and hone important math skills with twenty division problems, each with an instructive solution. Choose a problem to solve from the problem list, and then confirm your answer by easily navigating the link to view the solution. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
Multiplication Practice Book 1, Grades 4-5
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Series: Grades 4-5 Multiplication Practice · Grade 4 Math · Grade 5 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
Practice and hone important multiplication skills. Select one of twenty math problems with complete solutions that instruct the student in the multiplication process. The book also includes four bonus word problems with complete explanations and answers. Easily navigate the links from the problem list to view the solution. Most appropriate for 4th and 5th grade students.
Division Fun With Math Mazes
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Series: Math Maze Fun · Grade 3 Math · Grade 4 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Get your child excited about math with some maze fun. Twenty division practice problems from basic to challenging combine the enjoyment of mazes with the study of math. Easily navigate the links to the math maze and answer, and then return to the practice problems to select another. Most appropriate for 3rd and 4th grade students.
Learn the Multiplication Tables
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Series: Grade 3 Math. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
Proficiency in multiplication requires a mastery of the multiplication tables. Help your student obtain this ability by using varied repetition that provides immediate positive reinforcement.
Multiplication Fun With Math Mazes
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Series: Math Maze Fun · Grade 3 Math · Grade 4 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Get your child excited about math with some maze fun. Twenty multiplication practice problems from basic to challenging combine the enjoyment of mazes with the study of math. Easily navigate the links to the math maze and answer, and then return to the practice problems to select another. Most appropriate for 3rd and 4th grade students.
Subtraction Fun With Math Mazes
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Series: Math Maze Fun · Grade 3 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Get your child excited about math with some maze fun. Twenty subtraction practice problems from basic to challenging combine the enjoyment of mazes with the study of math. Easily navigate the links to the math maze and answer, and then return to the practice problems to select another. Most appropriate for 3rd grade students.
Addition Fun With Math Mazes
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Series: Math Maze Fun · Grade 3 Math. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Get your child excited about math with some maze fun. Twenty addition practice problems from basic to challenging combine the enjoyment of mazes with the study of math. Easily navigate the links to the math maze and answer, and then return to the practice problems to select another. Most appropriate for 3rd grade students.
The Wonder of Wildflowers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Every spring Mother Nature brings forth her bounty of wonderful wildflowers. The many colors and shapes never fail to delight all who behold their unique beauty. Enjoy this country selection of nature’s noble wonder.
The Logic of Long Division
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Series: Grade 5 Math. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
This book teaches the mechanics and methodology of long division, a procedure for dividing numbers without the need for an electronic calculator. Starting with basic concepts, the book explains the method step by step, and then reinforces these concepts using extensive examples and problems with complete solutions. A Tarrington Math Series Book. Most appropriate for grades 5 to 8.
The Magic Maker
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 94,920. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
As an Alchemist Apprentice, Eycar lives in the small village of Zent, tucked away at the edge of the mysterious Old Forest. His position of prestige heralds a bright future crafting the metals sought throughout all Eraethia. But circumstances soon vault him into dangers that even a Hero or Wizard might fear to face.
Gold Panning and other stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This collection of five short stories combines both adventure and education suitable for reading with children. Includes “Agate Logs” (a visit to the Petrified Forest), “Gold Panning” (hunting for gold), “It’s a Big Place” (astronomy outing), “Sky Castles” (contemplation of the sky and clouds), and “The Glacier” (understanding the environment).

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