Text copyright 2008 by Amy Ehrlich. Illustrations copyright 2008 Will Hillenbrand. Reproduced by permission of publisher, Candlewick Press, Inc., Cambridge, MA. Read by Sno-Isle Libraries Children's Librarian Joy Feldman.
It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming up of themselves like grass.