Carmel of Port Tobacco has published a handy pocketbook of brief
excerpts from the writings of St. Therese of Lisieux. Familiar and
unfamiliar, they dip into the clear depth of her thought, the
surprises of her bold imagination, and the engaging play of her words.
The short reflections-and prayers
included in the book were written annually in October by one who has
been endlessly fascinated by the Child of Lisieux. They cut a wide
swath of mood and style in a modest attempt to merit the company they
The book is an expanded version
of a well-received
CD produced by Carmel Clarion. (Entitled
This Child: Words of St. Thérèse of
More than lOOO were sold in two
years and the cassette was chosen to be aired world-wide by EWTN radio
on the last week-end of the millennium.
- 70 pages,
pocket-sized with a stout cover.
- More than 90
excerpts, each with page locations in Story of a
Soul and Her Last Conversation.
- 9 full-color
illustrations plus 10 photographs of St-Therese from the archives of