Cleo finds out why she shouldn¹t lie in this easy-to-read story that is based upon an episode of the Clifford PBS-TV series. After hearing the tale of Stinky the ghost skunk, Clifford and T-Bone are wary of entering the woods where the ghost is supposed to live. Cleo convinces hem there¹s nothing to be afraid of. Then she pretends to see, and be, Stinky the ghost to scare her friends! Clifford and T-bone leave the forest, frustrated by Cleo¹s pranks. But when Cleo really does need help, no one¹s there! Cleo gets a taste of her own medicine and learns to always be truthful with her friends.