‘Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read.’ – Groucho Marx
Nikki is an Australian-based writer who lives with her family north of Sydney, near the beach. She was shortlisted for a Queensland Premier’s Literary Award for Emerging Writer
Her memoir, One Way or Another, the Story of a Girl Who Loved Rock Stars was released by Black Inc in 2012.
Nikki’s short fiction has appeared in The Big Issue, The Newcastle Literary Award Anthology, The Grieve Anthology and The Twisted Tales anthology. Her short story, Yellow Belly won the prestigious international Moth Prize, juged by John Boyne (The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas).
Hexenhaus, her most recent young adult novel will be the first in a series of three epic tales of female empowerment; witches, warrriors and wise women.
Nikki writes for the UK Huffington Post, the Sydney Morning Herald and online magazines such as mamamia and ivillage and was selected to have her fiction piece James Franco’s Smile included in the prestigious annual fiction edition of The Big Issue.