Benji Franklin

Benji Franklin

Kid Zillionaire

By Raymond Bean; Matthew Vimislik (Illustrator)

Stone Arch Books, Hardcover, 9781434264190, 157pp.

Publication Date: February 2014

After inventing a bestselling excuse-generating app, twelve-year-old Benjamin "Benji" Franklin became the world's youngest and, well, only ZILLIONAIRE. Unlike other fat cats, this tiny tycoon uses his wealth for the greater good instead of selfish gain -- because it's not all about the Benjamin.

About the Author
Raymond Bean has always dreamed of writing books. Born in Queens, NY, Bean is a fourth grade teacher, in addition to being the author of the wildly funny middle grade book series: Sweet Farts. Prior to teaching and writing, he worked in TV and film production. Now also a husband and father, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, writing, and laughing as much as possible. He currently resides in New York.

Matthew Vimislik has illustrated children's books, magazines, and packaging, e-books and children's apps. He's a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.