Skip navigation
Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations Close

Community Programs & Partnerships

Explore Our Suggestions:

Recently Added

Prices! Prices! Prices!: Why they go Up and Down
Prices! Prices! Prices!: Why they go Up and Down
by David A. Adler; illustrated by Edward Miller

In simple language and with colorful graphics and amusing characters, this entertaining introduction to economics explains the basic laws of supply and demand, and will promote financial literacy.

View on CountyCat
Spending Money
Spending Money
by Jennifer Boothroyd

Develop early money management skills and learn how to spend money and stay smart. Bright photos and child-friendly examples make it fun to build financial literacy.

View on CountyCat
You Can Use Money Wisely: Spend or Save? You Choose the Ending
You Can Use Money Wisely: Spend or Save? You Choose the Ending
by Connie Colwell Miller; illustrated by Victoria Assanelli

Miles must choose between spending his hard-earned money on small items right away and saving up for a more expensive video game that he really wants. Readers make choices for Miles and read what happens next.

View on CountyCat
Show Me the Money
Show Me the Money
by Alvin Hall

Learn the story of money and the central part it plays in all our lives. Meet the many men and women of history, explore the markets and find out how you can increase what's in your pocket.

View on CountyCat
She's on the Money
She's on the Money
by Andrea Hall; illustrated by Li Zhang

The stories of 15 women who left their mark on the world—and on our money.

View on CountyCat
A Smart Girl's Guide: Money: How to Make it, Save it, and Spend it
A Smart Girl's Guide: Money: How to Make it, Save it, and Spend it
by Nancy Holyoke; illustrated by Brigette Barrager

A practical reference for young girls helps them identify personal spending styles while outlining strategies for earning money, saving funds, and making smart shopping choices

View on CountyCat
The Baby-Sitters Club: Kristy's Great Idea
The Baby-Sitters Club: Kristy's Great Idea
by Raina Telgemeier; adapted from Ann M. Martin

A graphic novel rendering of the first entry in the best-selling series introduces the original members of the Baby-Sitters Club when one of them suggests that they organize their efforts into a business.

Breaking the Piggy Bank
Breaking the Piggy Bank
by Martha Maker; illustrated by Xindi Yan

Organizing a lemonade stand to raise money for craft supplies, Bella, Emily, Maddie and Sam discover that their ability to decorate a beautiful stand is overshadowed by their inability to make yummy lemonade.

View on CountyCat
Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business
Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business
by Lyla Lee; illustrated by Dung Ho

Mindy Kim wants to fit in at her new school, but her favorite lunch leads to scorn, then a thriving business, and finally big trouble.

J.D. and the Family Business
J.D. and the Family Business
by J. Dillard; illustrated by Akeem S. Roberts

Eight-year-old kid barber J.D. joins forces with his sister, who has beauty shop dreams, to find stardom online.