Girls mean business in a brand-new middle grade series about friendship and entrepreneurship!
All the great leaders had to start somewhere. And Theresa (“Resa” for short) is starting with the lemonade stand competition her teacher assigned to the class―but making it a success is going to be a lot harder than Resa thinks.
The prize: line-skipping tickets to Adventure Central. The competition: Val, Resa's middle school nemesis. And the biggest obstacle to success: Resa's own teammates. Harriet is the class clown, Amelia is the new girl who thinks she knows best, and Didi is Resa's steadfast friend―who doesn't know the first thing about making or selling lemonade. The four of them quickly realize that the recipe for success is tough to perfect―but listening to each other is the first step. And making new friends might be the most important one...
The back of each book features tips from the Startup Squad and an inspirational profile of a girl entrepreneur!--from the publisher
176 pages 978-1250180407 Ages 8-11
Keywords: entrepreneurs, working together, listening, new friends, friendship, acceptance, accepting others, problem solving, overcoming obstacles, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, competition, business, diversity, diverse books, girl power
Learn more: https://www.thestartupsquad.com/ (The Startup Squad is a brand and book series that promotes the belief that entrepreneurship can empower young girls to develop important life skills, follow their passions, and reach their potential.)
Read alikes: Sparkle Spa series by Jill Santopolo, Cupcake Diaries by Coco Simon; Teashop Girls by Laura Schaefer