Text 2002 by Amy Hest. Illustrations 2002 by Anita Jeram. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Inc., Cambridge, MA. Read by Sno-Isle Libraries Children's Librarian Edith Farrar.
At the moment that we persuade a child, any child, to cross that threshold, that magic threshold into a library, we change their lives forever, for the better.