Words with Wings Author : Nikki Grimes Publisher : Boyds Mills Press Total Pages : 96 Release : 2013-09-01 ISBN 10 : 9781629792620 ISBN 13 : 1629792624 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Words with Wings Book Description: 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 might allow her to soar. Written in vivid, accessible poems, this remarkable verse novel is a celebration of imagination, of friendship, of one girl's indomitable spirit, and of a teacher's ability to reach out and change a life. Nikki Grimes has been awarded a Coretta Scott King Author Honor Award. Words with Wings has been named a 2014 ALSC Notable Children's Book in the middle readers category.