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Words with Wings - a book by Grimes, Nikki

Words with Wings

Words with Wings( )
Author: Grimes, Nikki
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Boyds Mills Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $15.95
Book Description:

Gaby daydreams to tune out her parents' arguments, but when her parents divorce and she begins a new school, daydreaming gets her into trouble. Her mother scolds her for it, her teacher keeps telling her to pay attention, and the other kids tease her...until she finds a friend who also daydreams and her teacher decides to work a daydreaming-writing session into every school day. With a notebook "thick with...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Activities
Juvenile Nonfiction / Games & Activities / Word Games
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.12 x 7.5 x 0.25 Inches
Book Weight:0.44 Pounds
Author Biography
Grimes, Nikki (Author)
Nikki Grimes was born and raised in New York City. She began writing poetry at age six and is well-known for writing award-winning books primarily for children and young adults. Bronx Masquerade and Talkin' About Bessie both won Coretta Scott King Awards, and her poetry collections featuring Danitra Brown are very popular. Grimes received the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children in 2006.

She has written articles for magazines including Essence and Today's Christian Woman, as well as hosted radio programs in New York and Sweden. She has lectured and read her poetry at schools in Russia, China, Sweden, and Tanzania. Grimes is also a prolific artist, creating works of fiber art, beaded jewelry, peyote beading, handmade cards, and photography.


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