Grace Nichols

4 children’s books by the writer

Grace Nichols is a Guyanese poet. She was born in Georgetown, Guyana, in 1950 and emigrated to the UK in 1977. Her first collection of poetry, I is a Long-Memoried Woman, won the 1983 Commonwealth Poetry Prize. She has written several further books of poetry and a novel for adults, Whole of a Morning Sky, 1986. Her books for children include collections of short stories and poetry anthologies, and she is widely studied.

11+ years

Cosmic Disco

Grace Nichols, Caroline Binch

Cosmic Disco

A sparkling galaxy of new poems by one of the UK's most exciting contemporary poets. From Aurora Borealis, Sun - You're a Star and A Matter of Holes, to Lady Winter's Rap, the Earthworm Sonnet and You - a ...

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7-9 years

Sun Time Snow Time

Grace Nichols

Sun Time Snow Time

Grace Nichols' first collection of poetry for children, Come on into my Tropical Garden, was published by A&C Black in 1988. 25 years on, A&C Black is proud to re-release this together with her second collection, Give Yourself ...

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Sun Time Snow Time

Grace Nichols

Sun Time Snow Time

Grace Nichols' first collection of poetry for children, Come on into my Tropical Garden, was published by A&C Black in 1988. 25 years on, A&C Black is proud to re-release this together with her second collection, Give Yourself ...

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Paint Me a Poem: New Poems Inspired by Art in the Tate

Grace Nichols

Paint Me a Poem: New Poems Inspired by Art in the Tate

This classic book is a celebration of the ways in which art and writing can influence and inspire each other. In 1999- 2000, Grace Nichols was the first Writer-in-Residence at the Tate. During this time she worked with children from ...

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