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Reading Rainbow Remixed | In Your Imagination

Reading Rainbow Remixed, by John D. Boswell, aka melodysheep, for PBS Digital Studios.

AIRED: September 17, 2020 | 0:03:25
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♪ Reading Rainbow ♪

- One of the best inventions ever was the book.

A book lets you zoom through time and space,

but don't bother packing.

You can stay in one place.

♪ Whether you head north, south, east, or west ♪

♪ A book can be your passport ♪

♪ From your own neighborhood ♪

♪ To the craters of the moon ♪

♪ In your imagination ♪

♪ When you read a good book ♪

♪ You bring the book to life ♪

♪ You bring the book to life ♪

♪ When you read a good book ♪

♪ You're the actor ♪

♪ A book lets you zoom, zoom through time and space ♪

♪ But don't bother packing ♪

♪ You can stay in one place ♪

♪ Zoom, zoom through time and space ♪

♪ But you don't have to take my word for it ♪

♪ There are stories everywhere you look ♪

♪ If you look in the right way ♪

♪ New castles to build, mysteries to be solved ♪

♪ The answer is in a book ♪

Believe it or not, this is a book.

Big or little, it doesn't matter.

It's what's inside that counts.

♪ I love maps ♪

♪ All kinds of maps ♪

♪ Each one tells me something different about the world ♪

♪ There is a map for just about any place ♪

♪ You're interested in going ♪

♪ Even the littlest idea ♪

♪ Can end up as something big ♪

♪ All of these books started out as an idea ♪

♪ And look where they ended up ♪

♪ A book lets you zoom, zoom through time and space ♪

♪ But don't bother packing ♪

♪ You can stay in one place ♪

♪ Zoom, zoom through time and space ♪

♪ But you don't have to take my word for it ♪

Inventing takes imagination.

How about you?

If you could invent anything, what would it be?

♪ Shoes where you could walk on the walls ♪

♪ Pocket-sized time machine ♪

♪ Automatic dog-walker ♪

♪ Technology that make kids in charge of the world ♪

♪ A machine that could clean up my room ♪

♪ You can be the expert by picking up a book ♪

♪ It's up to you to pick it off the shelf ♪

♪ Up to you to pick it off the shelf ♪

♪ You can be the expert by picking up a book ♪

♪ It's up to you to bring it to life ♪

♪ To bring it to life ♪

♪ An idea has to start here or here ♪

♪ You can bring your book to life in your imagination ♪

♪ You can be the expert by picking up a book ♪

♪ It's up to you, up to you to bring it to life ♪

♪ A book lets you zoom, zoom to the craters of the moon ♪

♪ You bring the book to life in your imagination ♪

♪ Zoom through time and space ♪

♪ In your imagination ♪

♪ There are stories everywhere you look ♪

♪ If you look in the right way ♪

♪ New castles to build, mysteries to be solved ♪

♪ The answer is in a book ♪

♪ There are stories everywhere you look ♪

♪ If you look in the right way ♪

♪ Look in the right way ♪

♪ New castles to build, mysteries to be solved ♪

♪ You can be the expert in your imagination ♪


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