Beresford, a journalist turned teacher, read highlights of his book for an audience of children and won their warm applause.
A parent who accompanied her children to the event said she was thankful for these sorts of events for children, because it is really helpful for cultivating good study habits.
One of the library officers mentioned that they hold events for children regularly, and most of them are free, it is the function of library to help people read and improve themselves.
"It is the function of a library to help people read and improve themselves."
-Jan Dumlell - Officer of Newcastle City Library