The video tells the story of an unhappy girl who has shut everyone out of her life and made TV her escape. But with the encouragement of the likable bookworm next door, she eventually learns the excitement and comfort found in reading. And through reading she learns the answers to some of her problems.
Featuring excerpts from J.R.R. Tolkien’s THE LORD OF THE RINGS and Madeleine L’Engle’s A WRINKLE IN TIME. This is an excellent title to motivate students to spend more time reading.