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At First Light:
At First Light:

At First Light:

Poems & Photography


94 Pages, 10.75 x 8.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $29.95 (US $29.95) (CA $39.95)

Publication Date: October 2018

ISBN 9781942483410

Rights: WOR

City of Light Publishing (Oct 2018)

Price: $29.95


At First Light is a celebration of the natural world, one morning at a time. Put on the coffee, cozy up in your favorite chair and soak in the beauty of a new day. Breathe deeply and turn the pages slowly through the seasons. Listen to the sound of skis glide over fresh snow. Keep a keen eye out for deer prints as you pass through the tall tree shadows of sunrise.This exquisite book reminds us that each day is a new gift to cherish and explore.Just as the late winter sun eases up the river ice, the pages of At First Light will clear your spirit and start your day with a warm glow for many seasons to come.You will never really finish reading At First Light.

Author Biography

Wende Essrow has been walking at the break of day for as long as she can remember. Join this wildlife artist and storyteller's off-trail adventures as she weaves a tapestry of beauty in words and photographs. When not teaching, she spends her time hiking, cross-country skiing, and painting. After decades of living with her husband and two golden retrievers in the wooded hills of West Falls, New York, she now lives in rural North Carolina. Essrow has an undergraduate degree in English Literature and a Masters in Education from Alfred University.