Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes is the recipient of the 2006 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 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books. She won the Coretta Scott King Author Award for "Bronx Masquerade". She lives in Corona, California. Visit her online at NikkiGrimes.com. Bryan Collier is the author and illustrator of the Coretta Scott King...See more