Books by Nikki Siegen-Smith

FIRST MORNING by Nikki Siegen-Smith
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"And who knows—perhaps the time spent would be remembered as a special day worthy of its own poem. (Poetry. 6-10)"
As a concept of both a beginning and an end, as endless and scarce, as ordinary and spectacular, and as something precious to be cherished, the notion of time is explored in this collection of poems by a rich variety of poets. Read full book review >
SONGS FOR SURVIVAL by Nikki Siegen-Smith
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1996

"Despite scattered glosses and a brief note at the end, readers infer only hints of each culture's individual character, but the universal sense that Earth is powerful in some ways and fragile in others comes through clearly. (Anthology/folklore. 6-10)"
A handsomely packaged collection of lyrics and proverbs, subtitled ``Songs and Chants From Tribal Peoples Around the World,'' gathered from several dozen endangered cultures. Read full book review >