• Nichols, Grace

    Grace Nichols (b1950) was born in Guyana and moved to the UK in the 1970s. She is well-known as a poet writing for both adults and children. Her children’s collections include Everybody Got A Gift (2005) while her adult collections include The Fat Black Woman’s Poems (1984) and The Insomnia Poems (2017).

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