Discovering Statistics by Daniel Larose emphasizes the relevance of statistics in today’s world. Balancing computational methods and data interpretation, Larose helps students think critically about statistics and develop their own statistical sense. Discovering Statistics shows students that statistics can be interesting, useful, and often fun! The author’s friendly, conversational writing style appeals to students, helping them understand the meaning behind statistical data. Larose’s approach to introductory statistics will appeal to instructors who want their students to understand computational methods, while also developing statistical reasoning and critical thinking skills.