Author | Lori Nelson Lee Illustrator | Jerry Craft
Hillary is a 5th-grader from Baltimore, Maryland who lives with her mother, father and younger brother Chef. Her best friend Zoe, along with Chef's best friend, Tek make up this lively foursome. While each of the children have something special that they bring to the group (Chef's interest in the culinary arts, Zoe's love for theater and dance, and Tek's need for high tech gadgets), it is Hillary's talent for all things entrepreneurial that steals the show in this book.
The book highlights Hillary's ability to create a business opportunity that enables her to earn the funds needed to purchase a new bicycle. Her spunky attitude and great determination leaves the young reader excited to see what Hillary and her friends come up with next. INCLUDED: lessons learned section, which features new vocabulary terms; a fun team project for children to work on with their parents, or at school with their teachers; and Chef's favorite cookie recipe!
Hillary's Big Business Adventure
- Hardcover: 32 pages
- Ages: 4-8
- Publisher: Nelson Publishing, LLC (January 23, 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0979417104
- ISBN-13: 978-0979417108
- Product Dimensions: 0.5 x 8 x 10.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces
- BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Readers / Picture Books