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Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: For the first time ever, the complete poetry collection spanning three decades from Nikki Giovanni, renowned poet and one of America's national treasures. When her poems first emerged during the Black Arts Movement, in the 1960s, Nikki Giovanni immediately took her place among the most celebrated, controversial and influential poets of the era. Now, more than thirty years later, Giovanni still...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki

Summary: A collection of the author's poetry conveys to young readers how much they are loved regardless of age and circumstance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 811.6 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: A collection of fifty-two poems by African-American poet Nikki Giovanni.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki

Summary: One of America’s most celebrated poets looks inward in this powerful collection, a rumination on her life and the people who have shaped her. The poetry of Nikki Giovanni has spurred movements, turned hearts and informed generations. She’s been hailed as a firebrand, a radical, a healer, and a sage; a wise and courageous voice who has spoken out on the sensitive issues, including race and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 GIO

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki

Summary: The poetry of Nikki Giovanni has spurred movements, turned hearts and informed generations. Giovanni offers an intimate, affecting, and illuminating look at her personal history and the mysteries of her own heart.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 811 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki

Summary: The poetry of Nikki Giovanni has spurred movements, turned hearts and informed generations. Giovanni offers an intimate, affecting, and illuminating look at her personal history and the mysteries of her own heart.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 811 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: Collection of 80 new poems and prose pieces including some about slavery, Rosa Parks, Hurricane Katrina, Emmett Till, Nina Simone, Dorothy Height, Mari Evans, Gwendolyn Brooks, June Jordan, Richard Fewell, the Ishley Brothers, Jackie Robinson, librarians, and libraries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: From the Publisher: In a career that has earned her accolades, honorary degrees, and awards from both fellow poets and everyday poetry lovers, Nikki Giovanni has established herself as a writer who can entertain and challenge, inform and inspire. Sometimes controversial, sometimes ethereal, but always beautiful, her poems move readers of all hues and generations. With Bicycles, she's collected...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Contents: Gemini : an extended autobiographical statement on my first twenty-five years of being a black poet (1971) -- Sacred cows ... and other edibles ... (1988) -- Racism 101 (1994).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perennial 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5408 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: In Poem for Black Boys, she writes: "Where are your heroes, my little Black ones / You are the Indian you so disdainfully shoot / Not the big bad sheriff on his faggoty white horse / You should play run-away-slave or Mau-Mau / These are more in line with your history." By the author of Cotton Candy on a Rainy Day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow and Co. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki

Summary: Overview: Nikki Giovanni's poetry has spurred movements and inspired songs, turned hearts and informed generations. She's been hailed as a healer and as a national treasure. But Giovanni's heart resides in the everyday, where family and lovers gather, friends commune, and those no longer with us are remembered. And at every gathering there is food-food as sustenance, food as aphrodisiac, food...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811.54 Giovanni 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811.64 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: In a career that has spanned more than a quarter century, Nikki Giovanni has earned the reputation as one of America's most celebrated and controversial writers. Now, she presents a stunning collection of love poems that includes more than twenty new works. From the revolutionary Seduction to the tender new poem, Just a Simple Declaration of Love, from the whimsical I Wrote a Good Omelet to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 GIO

Giovanni, Nikki.

Summary: An illustrated description of Rosa Parks' historic refusal to give up her seat on a bus that led to a boycott that lasted more than a year in Montgomery, Alabama. One track of sound disc has page-turn signals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 323.092 Gio

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PAR

Summary: Contains one hundred poems from classic and contemporary African American poets, as selected by an award-winning black poet and activist, including such writers as Robert Hayden, Mari Evans, Kevin Young, and Rita Dove.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks MediaFusion 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811.008 GIO