Nikki Grimes

About

Nikki Grimes began penning poetry at the age of six. Her many award-winning titles include the picture books Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman, which won the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and a Coretta Scott King Author Honor, and Meet Danitra Brown, which won a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor. Coretta Scott King Author Honors went to her novels The Road to Paris, Jazmin's Notebook, and Dark Sons, and her novel Bronx Masquerade won the Coretta Scott King Author Award.

In 2017, Nikki Grimes was honored by the American Library Association with the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award in recognition of her substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children.

She lives in Corona, California.

Titles

Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir

Nikki Grimes

$19.99
$18.39

Southwest Sunrise

Nikki Grimes and Wendell Minor

$18.99
$17.47

Off to See the Sea

Nikki Grimes and Elizabeth Zunon

$17.99
$16.55

Kamala Harris: Rooted in Justice

Nikki Grimes and Laura Freeman

$17.98
$16.54

Legacy: Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance

Nikki Grimes

$18.99
$17.47

Glory in the Margins: Sunday Poems

Nikki Grimes

$22.00
$20.24

Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir

Nikki Grimes

$10.99
$10.11