It Was on Fire When I Lay Down on It

It Was on Fire When I Lay Down on It

By Robert Fulghum

Ivy Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780804105828, 224pp.

Publication Date: March 2, 1991


In his first phenomenal best-seller, EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN, Robert Fulghum reminded readers everywhere of some plain and still-true truths. Now, picking up where he left off, Fulghum turns our eyes to show-and-tell, weddings, his own ten commandments, and more insightful and unique observations on what our world is and was....

About the Author
Robert Fulghum is a writer, philosopher, and public speaker, but he has also worked as a cowboy, a folksinger, an IBM salesman, a professional artist, a parish minister, a bartender, a teacher of drawing and painting, and a father. He is the author of many "New York Times" bestsellers, including "All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten", " It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It", "Uh-Oh", and "Maybe (Maybe Not)", as well as two plays: "All I Really Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten" and "Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas". Fulghum grew up in Waco, Texas. He now divides his time among Seattle, Utah, and Crete.