When Thought is Young:
Reflections on Teaching and the
Poetry of the Child
By Richard Lewis
New Rivers Press, 1992
A series of personal reflections on the emerging poetic consciousness of childhood, illustrated by the author’s daughter and accompanied by children’s writings. Touching upon the beginnings of language, play, and the inward awareness of children, this book is a way of understanding childhood from the vantage point of the phenomena of childhood itself.
72 pages • paperbound • $7.95 • Order Form