Innocence: A Perspective for Intelligent Reading
(Bright Wings: Children's Books welcomes Anna Reynold's wise reflection on Mirette on the Highwire by Emily Arnold McCully) Certain books...
And for all this, nature is never spent;
There lives the dearest freshness deep down things;
And though the last lights off the black West went
Oh, morning, at the brown brink eastward springs
Because the Holy Ghost over the bent
World broods with warm breast and with ah! bright wings