Text copyright 1988 by Martin Waddell. Illustrations copyright 1988 by Barbara Firth. Reproduced by permission of Candlewick Press, Cambridge, MA, on behalf of Walker Books Ltd., London. 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.