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Nikki Grimes

About Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes is the winner of the 2017 Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal.

A Lifeline Called Hope: 2017 Wilder Medal Acceptance by Nikki Grimes

“Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.” That is one of my favorite verses of scripture, largely because of the word hoped. I’ve long had a fascination with words, and the word with the deepest resonance for me is hope. The journey that brought me to this moment […]