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Thousand Days of Wonder A Scientist's Chronicle of His Daughter's Developing Mind

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ISBN-10: 1583333975

ISBN-13: 9781583333976

Edition: N/A

Authors: Charles Fernyhough

List price: $16.00
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A father's intimate look at his daughter's developing mind from birth to age three Unlike any other time in our lives, we remember almost nothing from our first three years. As infants, not only are we like the proverbial blank slate but our memories are like teflon: nothing sticks. In this beautifully written account of his daughter's first three years, Charles Fernyhough combines his vivid observations with a synthesis of developmental theory, re-creating what that time, lost to the memory of adults, is like from a child's perspective. In A Thousand Days of Wonder, Fernyhough, a psychologist and novelist, attempts to get inside his daughter's head as she acquires all the faculties that…    
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date: 5/4/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

CHARLES FERNYHOUGHstudied developmental psychology at Cambridge University and is now a part-time lecturer in psychology at Durham University. He lives in County Durham, England, with his wife and two children. He is the author of the novel The Auctioneerand more than thirty research articles.