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Author, adventurer, whale detective, pony wrangler, dog musher and all around fun hog, Shelley Gill lives her books! Shelley is the author of several children's books, including ALASKA, HAWAI'I, and SITKA ROSE. She was previously an editor at Alaska Woman magazine, and also worked as a reporter, editor, and publisher for the Frontiersman and Valley Sun newspapers in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Shelley lives with her family on a ridge above Kachemak Bay in Homer, Alaska.
A raise in allowance gives a young girl a whole dollar to spend, but what should she buy? The abundance of choices are overwhelming. After solving money math problems and cleverly calculating with coins, the narrator learns that the power of money can lie in preserving its many possibilities.
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