Beth Ain at home with her children Elijah, 6, and Grace, 8, in Port Washington on Feb. 12, 2014. Beth is the author of a series of chapter books, "Starring Jules." (Credit: Nicole Horton)
Ask Grace Ain, 8, if anything about the second-grader in her mother's series of "Starring Jules" books is based on her, and the Port Washington third-grader flips to the very first page of the very first chapter of the very first book.
The character of Jules is singing a jingle to her younger brother, and this is how it goes: "That's how you make a fizzy ice-cream cone / That's how you do...
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