For courses in Principles of Accounting I and II, Financial and Management Accounting, and Introduction to Financial Accounting. This novella uses a fun and fictional story setting to highlight how an understanding of basic accounting concepts and related information is necessary to operate a business successfully. Each chapter focuses on a key event in the exciting life of a hypothetical start-up company. The book's unique format will engage and motivate non-majors in the study of accounting, and enlighten them as to the need and use of accounting in their various future professional careers. Ideal as a supplement for all core accounting courses.