The Lemonade War

· Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
5.0
1 review
Ebook
173
Pages

About this ebook

For a full hour, he poured lemonade. The world is a thirsty place, he thought as he nearly emptied his fourth pitcher of the day. And I am the Lemonade King.

Fourth-grader Evan Treski is people-smart. He's good at talking with people, even grownups. His younger sister, Jessie, on the other hand, is math-smart, but not especially good with people. So when the siblings' lemonade stand war begins, there really is no telling who will win—or even if their fight will ever end. Brimming with savvy marketing tips for making money at any business, definitions of business terms, charts, diagrams, and even math problems, this fresh, funny, emotionally charged novel subtly explores how arguments can escalate beyond anyone's intent.

Awards: 2009 Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2007 New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, North Carolina Children's Book Award 2011, 2011 Nutmeg Award (Connecticut)

Check out www.lemonadewar.com for more information on The Lemonade War Series, including sequels The Lemonade Crime, The Bell Bandit, and The Candy Smash.

5.0
1 review
Steve Nash
February 26, 2013
It is a good book
Third-party review
It's never too early to teach kids honest business practices and this would be a great book to start with. It's a business primer for the Elementary set, with some drama and humor thrown in for good measure.
Third-party review
Brother and sister Evan and Jessie set up opposing lemonade stands in order to win a bet against each other. They are both about to enter third grade, though Jessie is younger than Evan. This book is fun and includes math and business tips.

About the author


Jacqueline Davies is the talented writer of several novels and picture books, including The Lemonade War series, the Sydney & Taylor series, and The Boy Who Drew Birds. Ms. Davies lives in Needham, Massachusetts, with her family.

www.jacquelinedavies.net



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