Book of the Month

Ella Earns Her Own Money

Written by Lisa Bullard – Illustrated by Mike Moran – Ella wants a soccer ball but does not have enough money to buy one. She decides to earn her own money. Ella does extra chores and makes bracelets to sell to her friends.  Will she have enough money to buy the ball in the end?…

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Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees!

Written by Jennifer Moore-Mallinos – Illustrated by Gustavo Mazali – Money is growing on trees! It is a dream come true for Tommy, the central character in this illustrated children’s story. Tommy initially enjoys having everything he wants but quickly learns that when there’s nothing left to want life isn’t so great. Maybe working hard…

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My Rows and Piles of Coins

Written by Tololwa M. Mollel – Illustrated by E. B. Lewis – This beautifully illustrated children’s book tells the tale of a young boy saving money for a bicycle. Set in Tanzania during the 1960s, the central character exhibits unwavering motivation and determination in his goal. He diligently saves for a long time and finally…

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