The Financial Fairy Tales

Learning Before Earning

Teaching Children the Real Value of Money

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The Books

The Financial Fairy Tales are a series of inspirational children’s books which make learning about money serious fun!

Whilst teaching values, habits, tools and skills for financial success, The Financial Fairy Tales help your children learn about money and sow the seeds of wealth creation.

Your kids will love following the adventures in these beautifully illustrated stories. As a parent, you will feel more confident as they learn essential and empowering messages about money and life.


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Fun and engaging

Children learn through stories. The Financial Fairy Tales are fun and engaging story books with positive, empowering money messages.


Beautifully illustrated

Lively and colourful illustrations bring the stories to life!


Multi-award Winning

The books are recipients of several international awards and recognised by Financial Education bodies in the UK and USA.


Morals and Values

Take control and help your child grow up with positive ideas and habits around money, rather than rely on the media or what they learn by chance.


What are people saying about
The Financial Fairy Tales?

  • “An important addition to any child’s library for it teaches about possibilities for him or her to live their dreams and how to do it. Right within the pages of this beautifully illustrated book any child will be inspired and motivated to share his or her talents and prosper.”Dr Terry Cole-Whittaker (Best-selling author)
  • “The Financial Fairy Tales series of stories have a wonderfully magical way of presenting children an opportunity to explore the make believe world of fairy tales while gently weaving in real life-long lessons of making personally responsible financial decisions. The stories will be an integral part of my financial literacy lessons.”Martha Staten (Elementary Educator, Tucson, Arizona)
  • “The Financial Fairy Tales are a fun and informative way to deliver positive messages to even the youngest of children. They have become a valuable resource for teaching important lessons about monetary value.”Rebecca Jones
    (Nursery Manager Bournemouth, UK)
  • “There have been all sorts of suggestions about what kind of financial education should be introduced. One of the most engaging – and unique – ones I’ve come across is a simple book, Dreams can Come True.”Sarah Ebner
    (The Times)
  • “It’s never too early to start learning about money, business and enterprise. The Financial Fairy Tales make a great introduction to the values and principles needed to create a successful life.”Brian Tracy
    (Best-selling author, business and personal development leader)
  • “The Financial Fairy Tales are a marvelous introduction to ideas around business and money. Helping children find their true purpose and passion in life.”Janet Bray Attwood
    (NY Times bestselling author 'The Passion Test')

For Schools

Our financial education teaching resources have been designed to help you deliver exciting, interactive lessons, making learning about money serious fun. They focus on important money values as well as the practical tools and ideas such as saving, borrowing and investment.

‘The Financial Fairy Tales’ are suitable for use as standalone materials or as part of Maths or PSHE at Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 (age 5-11).

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Book Synopsis

*NEW* Three Purses of Gold

Three sisters are each entrusted with a gift of great value by their father.

Can they invest this opportunity wisely or will they lose it and learn a valuable lesson?

Money values your child will learn include: entrepreneurship, investment and starting a business.

Dreams Can Come True

Follow the adventures of Tom the woodcutter’s son with big dreams. With the help of his wise uncle he puts a plan into action to prove himself to a rich Duke.

But is success snatched away at the last minute?

Money values your child will learn include: entrepreneurship, saving and believing in your dreams.


The Last Gold Coin

Tells the story of a Prince whose act of generosity starts a chain of events to save a kingdom.

Whilst a mysterious stranger magically multiplies gold and together they tackle a wicked witch.

What happens to a kingdom once the money runs out and what can the people do about it? – just some of the important money messages in The Last Gold Coin.

The Magic Magpie

Hannah’s desire to get rich quick lands her brother in Giant trouble! Can she find a way to earn enough money to save him? Is the Magic Magpie a friend or foe?

The Magic Magpie contains several excellent lessons around financial decision making, doing the right thing and the consequences of our actions.

The Troll Bridge

Everyone and everything crossing over the bridge had to pay the Troll Tax. It had always been that way, and no-one ever questioned it… Until a young boy dared to ask why?

The Troll Bridge has many financial and money themes including tax, supply and demand, trade and public spending; all wrapped up in a fun and entertaining story. Perfect for enquiring minds and teaching younger children money values and ideas.

The Financial Fairy Tales: Activity Book

The Financial Fairy Tales Activity Book is full of games, tasks and puzzles to build upon the financial principles in the stories and take learning about money to a new level.

Featuring over 50 pages packed with fun learning activities, your child will benefit from a greater financial education plus develop their literacy and maths skills, whilst exploring their imagination and dreams.

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About the Author

The Financial Fairy Tales is the concept of Daniel Britton, UK-based author, educator and speaker.

” I feel so strongly in giving people the tools and beliefs to gain more freedom through better choices ”

Daniel spent his early career in banking and financial services before 20 years as a teacher and school leader. Recently he has specialised as an education consultant, writer and speaker on money matters. In 2013 he was awarded National Enterprise Tutor of the Year by The Peter Jones Foundation.

Daniel is available for speaking to corporate, education or parent audiences.

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