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The Business of Beans: A Young Entrepreneur's Story in Tanzania

Written by Lisa Mulka

Illustrated by Elisa Schmidt

Meet Juma, a motivated young boy living on the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Travel with Juma 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. 


Features include: 

  • Financial literacy themes: earn, save, spend, invest, and give


  • Introduction to Tanzanian culture and geography


  • Swahili language​


Sow and reap, sow and reap

Juma builds a business

from an idea and a few seeds.

Sow and reap, sow and reap

Juma pays it forward and

has all the things he wants and needs.  


Available January 2017



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