The Long Road - Penguin Readers - Level Easystarts
Terry Fox was just eighteen when he was diagnosed with cancer and his leg had to be amputated. But he decided to run the Marathon of Hope, his dream of running across Canada to raise money for cancer research. A true story of courage and determination
Coined: The Rich Life of Money And How Its History Has Shaped Us
A New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller! The importance of money in our lives is readily apparent to everyone--rich, poor, and in between. However grudgingly, most of us accept the expression "Money makes the world go round" as a universal truth. We are all aware of the power of money--how it influences our moods, compels us to take risks, and serves as the yardstick of success in societies around the world. Yet because we take the daily reality of money so completely for granted, we seldom question how and why it has come to play such a central role in our lives.
Introduces the history of money and discusses its development from items such as shells and furs to legal tender; features intriguing illustrations and a glossary; as well as lists resources to explore the subject further.
Vicki Robin &amp;ndash; Your Money or Your Life
There’s a big difference between “making a living” and making a life. Do you spend more than you earn? Does making a living feel more like making a dying? Do you dislike your job but can’t afford to leave it? Is money fragmenting your time, your relationships with family and friends? If so, Your Money or Your Life is for you.
The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness. By Dave RamseyBy Dave Ramsey
Dave condenses his 17 years of financial teaching and counseling into 7 organized, easy-to-follow steps that will lead you out of debt and into a Total Money Makeover. Plus, you’ll read over 50 real-life stories from people just like you who have followed these principles and are now winning with their money. It is a plan designed for everyone, regardless of income or age.With The Total Money Makeover, you'll be able to: * Design a sure-fire plan for paying off ALL debt * Recognize the 10 most dangerous money myths * Secure a big, fat nest egg for emergencies and retirement * Positively change your life and your family tree!