Give books away. Get books you want.
Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes

·3.95·20,146 Ratings
“ You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. ” ― Wayne Gretzky
Authors' Books
  • Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman

    2002·
    ·4.19·531 Ratings
    Soar along with Bessie Coleman in this inspirational tale of a woman whose determination reached new heights.Elizabeth "Bessie" Coleman was always being told what she could & couldn't do. In an era when Jim Crow laws and segregation were a way of life
  • The Road to Paris

    2006·
    ·4.02·1,084 Ratings
    Paris has just moved in with the Lincoln family, and isn't thrilled to be in yet another foster home. She has a tough time trusting people, and she misses her brother, who's been sent to a boys' home. Over time, the Lincolns grow on Paris. But no matter h
  • Bronx Masquerade

    2003·
    ·3.95·5,736 Ratings
    When Wesley Boone writes a poem for his high school English class, some of his classmates clamor to read their poems aloud too. Soon they're having weekly poetry sessions and, one by one, the eighteen students are opening up and taking on the risky challe
  • Jazmin's Notebook

    2000·
    ·3.68·202 Ratings
    Jazmin Shelby was "born with clenched fists"-which is okay, since she's got a lot of fighting ahead of her. Her dad died a couple of years back, and now that her mom's in the hospital, it's just her and her big sister, CeCe. But that's fine by Jazmin. She
  • Dark Sons

    2007·
    ·3.85·407 Ratings
    Sam can't believe it when his father leaves the family to marry another woman--and a white woman, at that. The betrayal cuts deep--Sam had been so close to his dad, he idolized him. Now who can he turn to, who can he trust? Even God seems to have ditched
  • Meet Danitra Brown

    1997·
    ·4.13·200 Ratings
    This spirited collection of poems introduces young readers to Danitra Brown, the most splendiferous girl in town, and her best friend, Zuri Jackson. "The poignant text and lovely pictures are an excellent collaboration, resulting in a look at touching mom
  • Words with Wings

    2013·
    ·3.99·2,505 Ratings
    Gabby’s world is filled with daydreams. However, what began as an escape from her parents’ arguments has now taken over her life. But with the help of a new teacher, Gabby the dreamer might just become Gabby the writer, and words that carried her away
  • Poems in the Attic

    2015·
    ·3.86·331 Ratings
    During a visit to her grandma s house, a young girl discovers a box of poems in the attic, poems written by her mother when she was growing up. Her mother s family often moved around the United States and the world because her father was in the Air Force.
  • Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, Inspired by Historical Facts

    2015·
    ·3.91·150 Ratings
    Nikki Grimes offers a glimpse into the inspiring lives of Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman, with breathtaking illustrations by Michele Wood! What if Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sat down over tea to reminisce about their extraordinary lives? Wha
  • Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel (Dyamonde Daniel #1)

    2009·
    ·3.73·481 Ratings
    Dyamonde Daniel may be new in town, but that doesn't stop her from making a place for herself in a jiffy. With her can-do attitude and awesome brain power she takes the whole neighborhood by storm. The only thing puzzling her is the other new kid in her c
Similar Free eBooks
Load more similar PDF files