Friday, June 12, 2020


Pirate and R by Daniele Forni - Book Tour & Review

Pirate and R by Daniele Forni

The Pirate and R is a simple introduction to the statistical software R, specifically aimed at future data scientists.

Got to for more codes to use and to stay up to date
regarding future publications.

Information about the Book
Title: The Pirate and R
Author: Daniele Forni
Genre: Picture Book
Publication Date: 2nd June 2020
Page Count: 30
Publisher: Clink Street Publishing

My Review
Pirate and R is a fun, fascinating, and educational children's book that has lovely illustrations and an interactive story. 
Kids can learn some basic coding from a pirate. It's easy to follow, and shows kids how to do 
things like choose a fruit in step-by-step instructions. Kids who enjoy learning new things, and kids who are intrigued by data and/or STEM related things will find this book neat and unique.
I gave it to my niece, who is nine and likes coding, to enjoy and have fun with after I finished it.
5 stars from me!

Author Information
Daniele Forni works as a data scientist and risk manager in banking in London.
He has degrees in Economics, International Relations and Languages (English and Mandarin)
from universities in the UK and Italy.
He has been working in finance for 10 years in Italy, China and the UK.
As a data scientist, he is a keen innovation, data and coding enthusiast,
and he loves spreading his passions to the younger generations through books and talks.
He lives in East London with his beautiful wife and lovely daughter.

Tour Schedule

Monday 1st June

Tuesday 2nd June

Wednesday 3rd June

Friday 5th June

Monday 8th June

Tuesday 9th June

Wednesday 10th June

Thursday 11th June

Friday 12th June

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