The librarian knelt next to her and asked what is wrong. Maria told her she was crying because she could never read all these books like other people and she really wanted to know all the stories.
“My name is Elizabeth and if you really want to learn I will help you. Now dry your eyes and tell me your name,” said Elizabeth with a smile.
Maria looked up into Elizabeth’s kind eyes and said, “I’m Maria, are you sure you can help me?”
Elizabeth smiled and looked through the stack of George books. “I believe we should start with this one she said. It is called Curious George Learns the Alphabet. Let’s go sit at the table and get started.”
To read the final part of Kristine’s story, check back on Thursday, November 7 at 12:30 PM EST.