a charming, whimsically illustrated picture book about joie de vivre, told from the perspective of a child named julia who loves to cook. sure to be savored by readers of all ages.
julia and simca are two young friends who agree that you can never use too much butter — and that it is best to be a child forever. sharing a love of cooking and having no wish to turn into big, busy people who worry too much and dawdle too little, they decide to create a feast for growing and staying young. a playful, scrumptious celebration of the joy of eating, the importance of never completely growing up and mastering the art of having a good time, julia, child is a fictional tale loosely inspired by the life and spirit of the very real julia child — a story that should be taken with a grain of salt and a generous pat of butter.