Lazlo is afraid of the dark. It hides in closets and sometimes sits behind the shower curtain, but mostly it lives in the basement. One night, when Lazloâ€™s nightlight burns out, the dark comes to visit him in his room. â€śLazlo,â€ť the Dark says. â€śI want to show you something.â€ť And so Lazlo descends the basement stairs to face his fears and discover a few comforting facts about the mysterious presence with whom all children must learn to live.