A young girl looks at a Sony e-book at the Frankfurt Book Fair. - 

If you need something to keep you company while you are traveling, you are in luck. All this summer, we're asking our friends in finance to share some of their favorite books.

Julie Mayfield, who writes about family finances at TheFamilyCEO.com, recommends:

  • "How to Go to College Almost for Free" by Ben Kaplan:"Ben graduated from Harvard debt free, and covered most of his college costs with scholarships that he won. [The book is] a real step-by-step guide to approaching the scholarship search"

Want more? Here are some picks from the past and our Facebook followers:

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