Books by Nicola Smee

THE LION BOOK OF TWO-MINUTE PARABLES by Elena Pasquali
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"As a starting point for understanding the stories Jesus used to teach his followers, this collection is best used with young children in conjunction with an adult's additional interpretation of their meaning. (Picture book/religion. 3-7)"
This brightly illustrated collection of 10 parables from the New Testament is intended as a first introduction to the stories for children in preschool and the early-elementary years. Read full book review >
THE TUSK FAIRY by Nicola Smee
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1994

"The affectionate narrative is nicely complemented by warmly humorous illustrations in which the toys are as expressive of subtle emotions as the little girl is. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Lizzie's knitted Elephant is her favorite toy, but the years have left him so much the worse for wear that she's had to dress him in the other toys' clothes just to hold him together. Read full book review >
FINISH THE STORY, DAD by Nicola Smee
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 12, 1991

"The deftly drawn illustrations are the best feature of this twist on a familiar scenario; Ruby is especially winsome and appealing. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Wakeful Ruby wants the rest of her book now, but Dad is firm: not till tomorrow. Read full book review >