Finance and Investing may be branches on the same tree, but personal finance isn't just about investing or making money--it is about how to live within our means and to take care of those assets we do have. Proper budgeting in an art.
Personal Finance for Dummie by Tyson
The Wall Street Journal Guide to Personal Finance
Anything that starts off simple and takes one through the progression of making money, saving money, budgeting and finally safe investing, is a good place to start.