MAKE ME RAIN celebrates the legendary poet's loved ones and unapologetically declares her pride in her black heritage, while exploring the enduring impact of the twin sins of racism and white nationalism. A talented, special, and relevant voice for decades, Giovanni's poems and prose will break your heart and feed your mind.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by Nikki Giovanni on a page bound into the book by the publisher. It is a new, unread first edition and comes with a certificate authenticating the signature. Published in October, 2020 by William Morrow, an imprint of Harpercollins.
NIKKI GIOVANNI (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is one of the world's best known African-American poets. She was named one of Oprah Winfrey's Living Legends, and was the first winner of the Rosa Parks Award. She also won the Langston Hughes Award and the NCAAP Image Award. Nikki Giovanni was one of the stars to appear on the television show Soul along with such notables as Mohammad Ali, Stevie Wonder, Sidney Poitier, Gladys Knight and Harry Belafonte. Thank you Nikki Giovanni for signing our books.