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Nikki Grimes is an American author of books written for children and young adults, as well as a poet and journalist. Grimes was born in Harlem, New York.In a conversation with a Reading is Fundamental interviewer, Ms. Grimes stated "Books were my survival tools. They were how I got by, and how I coped with things. Books carried me away." As an author whose work appeals to readers of all ages, her poetry and books help carry her readers away.

She has been a guest lecturer at international schools in Sweden, Tanzania, China, and Russia. She has written articles for magazines such as Today's Christian Woman and Essence. Her interests and talents are diverse and include photography, fiber art, and beading.

Grimes currently resides in Corona, California and continues to write poetry and books for children and young adults. She is on the board of directors for the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance. Her work has earned her honors and recognition from a number of prestigious organizations.

Her novel Bronx Masquerade was named the Coretta Scott King Award book in 2002. The Coretta Scott King Award is "given to African American authors and illustrators for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions."

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Total Books: 164
Bronx Masquerade
2017 - Bronx Masquerade (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780425289761
ISBN-10: 0425289761
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Rich A Dyamonde Daniel Book
2017 - Rich a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780425288542
ISBN-10: 0425288544
Genre: Children's Books
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Almost Zero A Dyamonde Daniel Book
2017 - Almost Zero a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780425288559
ISBN-10: 0425288552
Genre: Children's Books
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A Girl Named Mister
2017 - A Girl Named Mister [Blink] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780310761464
ISBN-10: 0310761468
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Dark Sons
2017 - Dark Sons [Blink] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780310761501
ISBN-10: 0310761506
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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One Last Word Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance
2017 - One Last Word Wisdom From the Harlem Renaissance (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781619635548
ISBN-10: 1619635542
Genre: Children's Books
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Garvey's Choice
2016 - Garvey's Choice (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781629797403
ISBN-10: 1629797405
Genre: Children's Books
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Poems in the Attic
2015 - Poems in the Attic (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781620140277
ISBN-10: 1620140276
Genre: Children's Books
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Chasing Freedom The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B Anthony Inspired by Historical Facts
Words with Wings
2013 - Words with Wings (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781590789858
ISBN-10: 1590789857
Genre: Children's Books
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Planet Middle School
2013 - Planet Middle School (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781619630123
ISBN-10: 1619630125
Genre: Children's Books
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Halfway to Perfect A Dyamonde Daniel Book
2012 - Halfway to Perfect a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399251788
ISBN-10: 0399251782
Genre: Children's Books
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Barack Obama Son of Promise Child of Hope
2012 - Barack Obama Son of Promise Child of Hope (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781442450776
ISBN-10: 1442450770
Genre: Children's Books
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Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel
2010 - Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780142415559
ISBN-10: 0142415553
Genre: Children's Books
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Voices of Christmas
2009 - Voices of Christmas (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780310711926
ISBN-10: 0310711924
Genre: Children's Books
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Out of the Dark
2009 - Out of the Dark (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781572749771
ISBN-10: 1572749776
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Welcome Precious
2008 - Welcome Precious (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780545046350
ISBN-10: 0545046351
Genre: Children's Books
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Barack Obama Son of Promise Child of Hope
2008 - Barack Obama Son of Promise Child of Hope (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416971443
ISBN-10: 1416971440
Genre: Children's Books
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Jazmin's Notebook
2008 - Jazmin's Notebook (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781439515686
ISBN-10: 1439515689
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The Road to Paris
2008 - The Road to Paris (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781439516744
ISBN-10: 143951674X
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Meet Danitra Brown
2008 - Meet Danitra Brown (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435286078
ISBN-10: 1435286073
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2008 - The Road to Paris [Coretta Scott King Honor Books Puffin] (Paperback)Hardcover
2008 - Road to Paris [Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
2005 - It's Raining Laughter [Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - A Day with Daddy [Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition - Just for You! Level 2 Prebound] (Other)
2002 - My Man Blue Poems [Picture Puffin Books Paperback] (Paperback)Hardcover
 
2002 - Talkin About Bessie [The Story About Elizabeth Coleman] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - Babys Bedtime Naptime [Essence - Golden Book Essence] (Other)
1999 - Wild Wild Hair [Hello Reader L2] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
1998 - Jazmin's Notebook [Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1995 - Growin' [A Puffin Novel] (Paperback)Hardcover
 
1993 - Walt Disney's Cinderella [A Golden Look-Look Book] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1993 - Walt Disney's Cinderella [A Golden Look-Look Book] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1992 - Malcom X a Force for Change [Great Lives Series] (Paperback)
1992 - Minnie's New Friend [Minnie 'n Me] (Paperback)
1992 - Disney's the Little Mermaid [Running Press Miniature Editions] (Hardcover)
1991 - Oh Bother Someone's Baby-sitting [Oh, Bother! Hardcover] (Hardcover)Paperback
1991 - Oh Bother Someone's Baby-sitting [Golden Look-Look Book] (Paperback)Hardcover