I’ve always wondered where the awesome fountain at the Coralville Public Library might lead.

Reading Road Trip 2011

A cool watery portal like that could lead me anywhere on the planet.

Reading Road Trip 2011

I wonder if it would lead me across the world to the Egyptian pyramids?

Reading Road Trip 2011

Too bad I’ll never find out. There was a merman with a pet shark blocking my way. Oh well, next year I’ll bring shark repellant.

Reading Road Trip 2011

I had to take a bike to my next stop at the Hiawatha Public Library. When I got there I met two stunt bikers. One of their stunts didn’t work out so well.

Reading Road Trip 2011

So many people showed up for the first story time that we couldn’t fit anyone else in the room.

Reading Road Trip 2011

Because the room was so full, I had to enter story time in a very special shuttle!

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I think it was my very favorite story time entrance of the year so far!

Reading Road Trip 2011

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day: Never dance in a field filled with gopher holes unless you have strong leg bones or ankle armor!