A Day with Uncle Bembe

A Day with Uncle Bembe

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Overview

Jevaun was no longer interested in playing baseball on Saturdays. Instead, he quit the team and settled into a weekend routine of sleeping in and playing video games.This was until his parents sent him on an adventure with his Uncle Bembe, on a Vegan Food Truck, that helped him realize his true passion.Through his experience, he gains the confidence to submit to his love for painting. Cover Art: By Jevaun Jones, Age 10 Chapter book ideal for young readers grade 2 -4.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780998921778
Publisher: 5D Media Publishing
Publication date: 06/06/2018
Pages: 76
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Kimberly Gordon is a children's book author and illustrator committed to sharing stories that glorify youth empowerment and entrepreneurship.

She spent most of her youth looking forward to being an adult, getting a job, and having her own money to pay for the things she wanted. This was before the internet and cell phones, so she spent her nights and weekends running around outside of the house with friends. Some times they would try to make their own money, and sold candy bars, lemonade, or cookies door to door.

After graduating form Simmons College in Boston and studying creative writing at Harvard and Columbia, Kimberly entered the work force and climbed the corporate ladder to management positions in fortune 500 companies.

But one day on the verge of a promotion, she realized that all she truly wanted to do was have her own business, work when and how she wanted to, and make her own money doing what she loved doing.

This is when she became a business owner. And after a decade of daily lessons learned through trial and error, Kimberly decided to share her story with others.

Now with daughters of her own, she writes to give them and other children the same insight and advantage of having an entrepreneurial mindset at a young age.

Table of Contents

A Day with Uncle Bembe







Chapter 1: Not Your Typical Saturday Morning, 7

Chapter 2: Off to an Interesting Start, 13

Chapter 3: Time for Work, 19

Chapter 4: A Whole New World , 25

Chater 5: Harvest Farmers Market, 31

Chapter 6: Food Art, 43

Chapter 7: Big Hat, Don’t Care, 55

Chapter 8: Proud , 63

Chapter 9: The Long Way Home, 67

Chatper 10: A Creation of my Own, 69

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