Student Book List

List of Books to Support Financial Literacy

Understanding interest, avoiding and eliminating credit card debt

Middle School / High School
     Heward, L. Richard. Personal Finance Simplified.

Starting a small business

      Merrill, Jean. The Toothpaste Millionaire.
      Rancic, Bill. Beyond the Lemonade Stand: Starting Small to Make it Big!

Middle School / High School
      Adams, T.R. and Terry Adams. How to Be a Teenage Millionaire.
      Mariotti, Steve and Debra DeSalvo. The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting & Running a Business.

Being a prudent investor in the Stock Market and using other investment options

      Bailey, Gerry. Get Rich Quick? Earning Money.
      Beach, Byron. Stock Matters: An Introduction to Stock and Ownership for Kids.
      Condon, Daniel. Playing the Market: Stocks and Bonds.
      Fuller, Donna Jo. The Stock Market.
      Godfrey, Neale. Taking Stock: The World of Business.
      Honig, Debbie and Gail Karlitz. Growing Money: A Complete Investing Guide for Kids.
      Kent, Zachary. The Story of the New York Stock Exchange.
      Kiyosaki, Robert T. and Sharon Lechter. Rich Dad’s Escape from the Rat Race.
      Loewen, Nancy. Ups and Downs: A Book About the Stock Market.
 Middle School / High School
      Clason, George S. Richest Man in Babylon.
      Duncan, Nancy. The Stock Market.
      Gardner, David and Tom Gardner. The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens.
      Kiyosaki, Robert T. Rich Dad Poor Dad for Teens: Secrets About Money That You Don’t Learn in School.
      McGowan, Eileen and Nancy Dumas. Stock Market Smart.
      Sobczak, Ray. Financial Markets.
      Wyson, Dan. The 21 Financial Myths.

Beginning a savings program

     Bailey, Gerry and Felicia Law. Common Cents: The Money in Your Pocket.
     Belque, Nancy. Casey Little: Yo-Yo Queen.
     Curtis, Christopher. Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money.
     Hackman, Philip. Saving Money.
     Kompelien, Tracy. I Know About Money, It Is So Funny!
     Murphy, Patricia. Earning Money.

Middle School / High School
      Clements, Andrew. Lunch Money.
      Ehrlish, Fred. You Can’t Buy a Dinosaur with Dime.

Types of bank accounts

      German, Donald R. Money and Banks.
      Schwartz, Stuart B. Opening a Bank Account.

Banking and Banking Careers

     Bagley, Katie. Bank Tellers.
     Bailey, Gerry and Felicia Law. Money, It’s Our Job: Money Careers.
     Basel, Roberta. What Do Banks Do?
     Brown, Lisa. Baby, Do My Banking.
     Giesecke, Ernestine. Everyday Banking: Consumer Banking.
     Giesecke, Ernestine. Money Business: Banks and Banking.
     Hall, Margaret C. Banks.
     Hall, Margaret C. Credit Cards and Checks.
     Hammonds, Heather. Banking.
     Klingel, Cynthia F. Bank Tellers.
     Leonard, Barry. The Story of the Federal Reserve System.
     Loewen, Nancy. In the Money: A Book About Banking.

Middle School / High School
     Castillo, Jerilyn. The Practitiojner’s Guide to Investment Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corp. Finance.
      Mayes, David. The Structure of Financial Regulation.
      Simpson, Carolyn. Choosing a Career in Banking and Finance.

Money and Money Management

     Adams, Barbara J. The Go-Arround Dollar.
     Berenstain, Stan. The Berenstain Bears & the Missing Watermelon Money.
     Camilli, Thomas. Math and Money Management.
     Giesecke, Ernestine. Dollars and Sence: Managing Your Money.
     Giesecke, Ernestine. Seashells ot Smart Cards: Money and Currency.
     Greene, Stephen. Owen Foote, Money Man.
     Mollel, Tololwa M. My Rows and Piles of Coins.
     Morrison, Taylor. The Buffalo Nickel.
     Robertson, Keith. Henery Reed’s Baby-Sitting Service.
     Rocklin, Joanne. The Case of the Shrunken Allowance.
     Rockwell, Thomas. How to Get Fabulously Rich.
     Sadler,  Marilyn. Money, Money, Honey Bunny!
     Schwartz, Stuart B. Budgeting Your Money.
     Skinner, Daphne. Tightwad Tod.
     Wells, Rosemary. Bunny Money.
     Williams, Rozanne L. Learning About Coins.
     Viorst, Judith. Alexander Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday.

Middle School / High School
     Andrade, J. Jack. Mom, Dad, Tell Me About Money: A Primer.
     O’Neill, Lucy. Money Smarts.