Book Review and Giveaway: James Willis Makes a Million. Ends Sept 14th
James Willis Makes a Million by K Wodke
James Willis, a child of the 70′s, lives with his loving father and stern grandmother in a rundown old house. James knows he does not want to be poor all his life. He puts his ideas to work and starts his first business when he is only 8 years old. One thing is certain, James is not afraid to make his dreams come true.
My Review: This was an inspiring story, a story that teaches children financial independence at an early age. James determined earlier in life that he doesn’t want to live a poor life. At the age of 7, James career was born when Mr. Miller offer him a job to sweep the sidewalk of his store and empty the trash for a quarter. James earned enough money to pay for art classes with the help of his father. He then decided to use his drawing skills to make greeting cards and also went on to sell cookies to the construction workers, mowing grasses to flipping houses. He became a millionaire before the age of 18.
This book is about how to achieve financial success. It encourages adult not just children to use their ideas/skills to work for them. Highly recommend this book for every family home.
FTC Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book from the author in exchange for a fair and honest review. I was not monetarily compensated for my opinion in any way.
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