The Go-around Dollar

The Go-around Dollar

Book - 1992
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Baker & Taylor
A story about the travels of a single dollar bill explains how money works with anecdotes about the history of the dollar, the printing process, and the symbols found on a dollar bill

Baker
& Taylor

A story about the travels of a single dollar bill explains how money works with anecdotes about the history of the dollar, the printing process, and the symbols found on a dollar bill.
A story describing how a single dollar changes hands, accompanied by facts about the one-dollar bill.

Simon and Schuster
Every dollar travels from person to person in a different way. Matt finds a dollar on his way home from school and uses it to buy shoelaces from Eric. Eric spends the dollar on bubble gum at the corner store. Jennifer, who happens to be the next customer, receives the dollar as part of her change.
A dollar bill is something we all see and use every day of our lives. But do we know how it's made? The meaning of the symbols that are shown on the front and back of the dollar? How long the average dollar stays in circulation?
In this fascinating and informative book, Barbara Johnston Adams weaves together a fictional narrative about the travels of a single dollar with facts and anecdotes that are sure to delight young readers.

Publisher: New York : Four Winds Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1992
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780027000313
0027000311
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Zarins, Joyce Audy

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