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Would Whoever Is Leaving Accounting Textbooks in the Little Free Library Please Stop Immediately?

What kind of monster does this?!

accounting textbook in the little free library
via r/accounting

That very edition — published in 2008 — is going for $50 used on Amazon and people have left reviews for it as recently as last year. This find could be a score for the right person!

Is leaving accounting textbooks a nefarious plot to scare even more people away from accounting? Hmmm…

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  1. I have two jokes for this:

    1) And they left a managerial accounting book, so whoever takes it won’t even learn real accounting!

    2) That managerial accounting book is the biggest piece of fiction of the lot.

  2. When I saw the headline, I was imagining Kieso’s “Intermediate Accounting” and thinking what a jerk someone must be. My 14th Edition clocks in at 1,600 pages.

  3. The little free library near me was inaccessible because it was stuffed with college textbooks! I removed them so the other books could be taken easier.

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