Scruffy Muffin Loses his Money is a great picture book by A.J. Kormon.
This book is deceptively awesome! When you look at the cover and title you think it’s just a typical picture book, but it’s not! This book can be used as a fun, light hearted read OR you can look at the back of the book that prompts you on how to talk about money, budgeting and saving with your little ones!
I absolutely adored this book! It had a great story with a fun rhyming scheme (I started singing in my head), on top of an optional educational bit. If you know me, I love my educational side pieces! The back does a great job of informing parents of the many ways they can help install good money management skills in kids. It’s not all accounting and boring, it’s all about starting conversations and being open with kids.
Throw in the colourful illustrations and the awesome array of friends Scruffy Muffin has, and you’ve got yourself a real winner! I highly recommend this book to young readers.
Five out of five stars!
I received this book for free from the author, A.J. Kormon, in exchange of an honest review.
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