Book of Questions
This is a new book. Condition: Brand New.
Age range 7+
This bilingual Spanish-English edition is the first illustrated selection of questions, 60 in all, from Pablo Neruda's original poemThe Book of Questions.
Holding the wonder and mystery of childhood and the experience and knowing that come with growing up, these questions are by turns lyrical, strange, surreal, spiritual, historical and political. They foreground the natural world, and their curiosity transcends all logic; and because they are paradoxes and riddles that embrace the limits of our ability to know, they engage with human freedom in the deepest way, removing the burden and constraint that somehow, we are meant to have answers to every question. Gorgeously, cosmically illustrated by Paloma Valdivia, Neruda's questions, already visual in themselves, gain a double visuality that makes them even more palpable and resonant. So clearly rooted in Chilean landscapes as they are, the questions are revealed as a communion with nature and its mysteries.
Book details and technical specifications
Published: June 2022
Number of pages: 80
Width: 222 mm
Height: 304 mm
Depth: not specified
Publisher: Enchanted Lion Books