The Short Seller

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Ages 9-12
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A twelve-year-old takes on the stock market in this money-minded middle grade novel that Publishers Weekly calls “a smart pick.”

It all starts when seventh grader Lindy Sachs is granted one hundred dollars and access to her father’s online trading account as a way to alleviate her boredom while she’s home sick from school.

Lindy learns something immediately—she is very, very good at e-trading. Her one hundred dollars soon becomes two hundred dollars. Then four hundred. And more. With trading talent and access to her parents’ savings, the opportunity to make some real dough is too tempting to pass up. In fact, given how well Lindy’s stocks are doing, it would be a disservice to not invest it all…Right?
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About the author

Elissa Brent Weissman is the author of The Short Seller, Nerd Camp, Nerd Camp 2.0, Standing for Socks, The Trouble with Mark Hopper, and the editor of Our Story Begins. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland. Visit her at EBWeissman.com.

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Publisher
Simon and Schuster
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Published on
May 7, 2013
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Pages
256
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ISBN
9781442452930
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Humorous Stories
Juvenile Fiction / Science & Technology
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / New Experience
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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