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Top Five Books by Concepts

Instructors can click on an economics concept to get a list of our “Top Five” choices for acclaimed children’s books that use enjoyable stories to teach an economics lesson. The selection of books is based on objective research criteria and on direct experience in teaching with the books.

To access the complete and up-to-date list from which we chose the top five, click on Bibliography.

All these books are available through library loan or purchase.  For state-by-state online public-library catalogues, click on How to Get Books.

Click on a concept to find the top five books in that category: