If you loved The Stories Julian Tells, wait until you meet Julian’s younger brother Huey!
Huey is good at solving problems. Sometimes his older brother Julian tries to push him around, but Huey knows how to handle him. When Huey gets scared about their father’s smoking, the boys work together to help him quit. But some problems are bigger than Huey or Julian. After a hunt for gold leaves Huey trapped at the bottom of a crumbling mine, he’ll need more than cleverness and bravery—and more than Julian—to save him.
Ann Cameron was born in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. She earned a BA with honors from Radcliffe College in Massachusetts in 1965, where she studied poetry with Robert Lowell and R. S. Fitzgerald. She earned a master’s degree at the Iowa… More about Ann Cameron
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Published by Random House Books for Young Readers Jan 09, 1999| 128 Pages| 5-3/16 x 7-5/8| 6-9 years| ISBN 9780679883630
"Huey’s straightforward narrative gives a realistic view of a child’s world in language that emerging readers can easily grasp. The children in Toft’s expressive illustrations complete a package certain to elicit smiles."–School Library Journal
"Warm-hearted and winning."–The Horn Book
"Gentler than Beverly Cleary’s Ramona series but with much of the same authenticity and insight, Huey’s stories give younger readers a protagonist they’ll enjoy knowing."–The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
"A book for sharing in the classroom and at home."–Booklist