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Kevin Costner & Jillian Estell
Julius, the Baby of the World
- Written by: Kevin Henkes
- Illustrated by: Kevin Henkes
- Published by: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
- Read by: Rosario Dawson
- Suggested grade level: 1st - 3rd
- Run time: 12 minutes
The baby of the world is anything but that to his big sister—until Cousin Garland dares to criticize him.
When baby Julius is born, his parents think he is just perfect. “Julius is the baby of the world,” they chime as they kiss him and admire him.
But Lilly is Julius’s older sister, and she knows differently. “I am the queen,” says Lilly. “And I hate Julius.”
Poor Julius. And poor Lilly, because her selfish behavior is making her miserable, too. Can anyone persuade Lilly that her brother really is the baby of the world?