It's Mali's sixth birthday and she's excited.
As more and more guests arrive, so do more and more gifts. But when her presents start to push her guests out of the house, Mali has to learn an important life lesson about the things that matter most. Will she choose more presents or more family and friends? Read this delightful, beautiful book and find out!
The book doesn't end when the story's over! Adults, keep reading for interactive activities to extend the lesson.
Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche is one of America's favorite personal financial educators. She's a former preschool teacher of ten years and has her master's degree in education. She is passionate about providing children with access to the tools and resources they need to make kind choices, grow, and learn.
Tiffany lives in Newark, NJ, with her husband, her bonus daughter, and a house full of plants, books, and chocolate chip cookies.
Jaz McDaniel is a freelance artist, animator, and art educator. Shortly after graduating college, he joined a small animation team which produced an animated holiday special that aired regionally in the United States. He later continued his journey as a freelance artist designing logos, developing animated shorts, and illustrating kids' books for various clients.