Julian is a quick fibber and a wishful thinker. And he is great at telling stories. He can make peopleespecially his younger brother, Hueybelieve just about anything.
Like the story about the cats that come in the mail. Or the fig leaves that make you grow tall if you eat them off the tree. But some stories can lead to a heap of trouble, and thats exactly where Julian and Huey end up!
This book has been selected as a Common Core State Standards Text Exemplar (Grades 2-3, Stories) in Appendix B Relates episodes in seven-year-old Julians life which include getting into trouble with his younger brother Huey, planting a garden, what he did to try to grow taller, losing a tooth, and finding a new friend.