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Children's Book Highlight: The Business of Beans
Storytelling, Illustration
More about: Elisa Schmidt and Lisa Mulka

Come by and meet local Author Lisa Mulka and local Illustrator Elisa Schmidt as they showcase their newly published children's book, The Business of Beans: A Young Entrepreneur’s Story in Tanzania.

The Business of Beans: A Young Entrepreneur’s Story in Tanzania is the recipient of the 2017 Children’s Book of the Year award from the Institute for Financial Literacy. Readers meet Juma, a motivated young boy living on the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, and travel with him in this lyrical story as he starts and grows a new business. This book is a must have for the littles in your life that you want to teach about the world and entrepreneurship. The award-winning story features financial literacy themes (earn, save, spend, invest, and give), an introduction to Tanzanian culture and geography, and Swahili language.

100 E. Cesar E. Chavez Ave.
Lansing MI 48906