Billy Wants It All: Money by James MinterBilly Wants It All: Money by James Minter

Billy Wants It All: Money

byJames Minter, Helen Rushworth

Paperback | May 12, 2016

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Suitable for girls and boys aged 7 to 9

Parents take care of their children’s financial needs until they leave education, but from then on a child needs to be independent financially. It’s therefore crucial that children understand money and how to manage it. In this story there is a lot going on in Billy’s life at school and at home-all of which have a financial costs. The school is looking to introduce tablet computers, and wants parents to make a donation, and there is a new football team being set up requiring new kit and boots. At home Billy’s granddad is facing a medical operation, and he’s coming to convalesce with Billy’s family. Jacko, Billy’s dog has as accident, as has Billy’s father. So extra household bills, plus vet bills, and a new car, all have to be paid for. Billy wants a new skateboard but finds out he cannot have everything all the same time without earning, and saving, his own money.

I am a dad of two grown children, and a stepfather to three more. I started writing five years ago with books designed to appeal to the inner child in adults - very English humour. My daughter Louise, reminded me of the bedtime stories I told her, and suggested I write them down for others to enjoy. I haven't yet, but instead I have wr...
Title:Billy Wants It All: MoneyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:156 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.36 inPublished:May 12, 2016Publisher:Minter Publishing LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1910727245

ISBN - 13:9781910727249


Table of Contents

1 - At The Supermarket2 - Tablet Computers For All3 - Football And Skateboarding4 - Skidding In The Rain5 - 'Fetch Jacko'6 - Bionic Grandad7 - Cats In Devon8 - Twenty-Pound NoteGet Your Free Activity BookBook ReviewWhat You Can Learn From 'Billy Wants It All.'Free Chapter: Book 8 - Billy Knows A SecretFor Parents, Teachers, And Guardians: About The 'Billy Books' SeriesAbout The AuthorAcknowledgements