Nikki Grimes

Poems in the Attic

About Her

Nikki Grimes comes from a christian and military family who have lived all over the world. Nikki Usually write her books about her life experiences experienced by fictional characters based on her and her family.

Poems in the Attic

It is one of the many books she has wrote in her life. Its about a young girl who has to move to many places around the world because her family is a military family and she reads poems about where her mom moved to when she was young. This is based of Nikki's own life because she was in a military family when she was young.
Nikki Grimes

Awards

Nikki Grimes has won many awards for her outstanding writing like the Golden Dolphin award in 2005 and the Corretta Scott King author's award just to name two but she has gotten many other awards as well for her writing.