Text copyright 1992 Martin Waddell. Illustrations copyright 1992 Patrick Benson. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Cambridge, MA, on behalf of Walker Books Ltd., Lond. Read by Sno-Isle Libraries Librarian, Marilyn LeBlond.
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.