Books by Sheila Nickerson

Released: March 1, 2001

"A probing literary and historical contribution of consequence and beauty to the story of Arctic exploration, making a significant addition to the truncated record of women's achievements there."
Pushcart Prize-winner Nickerson (Disappearance: A Map, 1996) retells with glinting passion the revelatory story of Inuit explorer Tookoolito. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 1, 1996

"Try Alaska, and let Nickerson be your guide. (6 maps) (Author tour)"
All manner of things get lost in Alaska, and they are the subject of this grave contemplation, vulnerable and delicate as a baby's breath, from Nickerson, the state's onetime poet laureate (197781). ``I live in a place where people disappear. Read full book review >