When I was in about the fourth grade,I encountered a kind librarian at our local branch. it was my first library experience, and I did not know how to begin. She patiently took the time to explain the way a library works and how to browse for a book to reds. Then she placed in my hands a book that forever changed my life. it made me a life-long reader. It was "The Witch of Blackbird Pond", and I was hooked. What a wonderful story!
I have a special place in my heart for libraries and librarians.