When Leon and his siblings go to a magic show, he is the only one who is willing to believe in the magic. When the magician invites him into his magic box, Leon discovers The Place Between, where magical creatures wait to be used for appearing and disappearing tricks. The message? Just believe. What’s the harm in not being so skeptical all the time?
The exquisite illustrations and dark imagery lend themselves to older elementary readers.
Accessed: Augusta County Library