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Nikki Grimes

Lisa M. B. Simons

Nikki Grimes

by Lisa M. B. Simons

  • 14 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Capstone Press in North Mankato, Minnesota .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women poets,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • American Poets

  • About the Edition

    Explore the life and career of award-winning author Nikki Grimes.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Lisa M. B. Simons
    SeriesFirst facts. Your favorite authors, First facts
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27236844M
    ISBN 101515735648
    ISBN 109781515735649

    About Nikki Grimes. Nikki Grimes is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of dozens of children’s and young adult books as well as a poet and journalist. Among the many accolades she has received are the Golden Dolphin Award (),the NCTE Award for Excellence More about Nikki Grimes. Nikki Grimes Fans has members. Update on book releases and upcoming events for author Nikki Grimes.

      We are thrilled to have Nikki Grimes today to kick off our #ReadYourWorld Book Jam with the Children’s Book Council. She’s a pioneer in children’s book publishing as a diverse voice across a wide range of genres. We are giving away 3 copies of Nikki Grime’s newest picture book, Bedtime for Sweet Creatures. Please fill out the. Nikki's bio: "New York Times bestselling author Nikki Grimes is the recipient of the Children's Literature Legacy Award, the Virginia Hamilton Literary Award, and the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children. Her distinguished works include the much-honored books Garvey's Choice, ALA Notable book What is Goodbye?, Coretta Scott King Author: Sylvia Vardell.

    Nikki Grimes is a 1 time Bestselling Author. Nikki Grimes is an author of books written for children and young adults, a poet, and journalist.. Grimes was born in Harlem, New York. She has stated: "Books were my survival tools. They . Learn about Nikki Grimes: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. Libra Named Nikki #5. About. Author of children's book and young adult novels whose book Bronx Masquerade earned the Coretta Scott King Award in Born:


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See all 12 formats and /5(20). Nikki Grimes was born in Harlem, but grew up in many different parts of New York. As a foster child from a broken home, she moved from place to place, always saying goodbye to new friends.

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IN MY MAN BLUE, a Booklist Editor's Choice and Newsweek Children's Books of the Year selection, her artful words expressed a boy's journey from skepticism to trust. And now with BRONX MASQUERADE she presents a. Parents need to know that New York Times best-selling author Nikki Grimes' Between the Lines is a companion book to her award-winning Bronx Masquerade about a meaningful high school poetry group.

It can be read as a standalone, and parents should be prepared to deal with discussions about the foster care system, child abuse, the prison 5/5.Nikki Grimes is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of dozens of children’s and young adult books as well as a poet and journalist. Among the many accolades she has received are the Golden Dolphin Award (),the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children (), the Coretta Scott King Award () for Bronx Masquerade, and the Horace Mann .Nikki Grimes is the recipient of the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children.

Her distinguished works include the ALA Notable book What Is Goodbye?, as well as the novels Jazmin’s Notebook, Dark Sons, and The Road to Paris, all of them Coretta Scott King Author Honor won the Coretta Scott King Author Award for Bronx Edition: Book And CD.