Discover in books the wonder of the written word, states the opening song. Books are celebrated throughout the performance in various ways, from book mimes to an audience member acting out a favorite story. An unusual ending to the fairytale, The Frog Prince, encourages students to “check it out” for themselves. Learning how to sign-sing in The Garden Song leads to finding out why trees are so important to books. Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree follows as a tribute to the power of a well-written story.