Meet the Books to Bucks Team
The Books to Bucks Team is comprised of four money-smart characters with their own personalities and an educator who helps them teach their messages through stories, activities, and puppetry.
Maggie-Lou the Money-Smart Marsupial
Greetings! I am Maggie Lou. I am well rounded when it comes to financial smarts. I take pride in providing my daughter, Rose, an early start to becoming money smart. My friends tell me I have excellent common sense. I am known for my responsible, reliable, and generous personality.
Hobbies/Interests: Playing hopscotch, shopping at thrift stores, and collecting stamps.
Pearl the Profitable Penguin
Welcome! I am Pearl. I am very creative and profitable
when it comes to finances. I take pride in owning and managing my own accessories store. My friends tell me I have a flair for entrepreneurship. I am known for my self-confidence, determination, and hard-working spirit.
Hobbies/Interests: Designing scarves, jewelry, & other accessories, swimming, and collecting rocks.
Baxter the Budgeting Bear
Hello! I am Baxter. I am very focused when it comes to financial smarts. I take pride in my great budgeting skills. My friends tell me I have amazing self-control when it comes to staying on budget. I am known for my commitment, dedication, and perseverance.
Hobbies/Interests: Reading books about different countries while hibernating, listening to classical music, and collecting coins.
Fielder the Financially Fit Frog
Hi! I am Fielder. I am very fit when it comes to finances and my health. I take pride in making sure I keep earning, spending, saving, investing, and giving in harmony. My friends tell me I have super strategies for "staying on top of my game."
Hobbies/Interests: playing all types of sports, taking midnight strolls in the summer & enjoying the sounds of nature, and collecting fishing lures.