Nikki Rogers is a mother, teacher, author and illustrator of children’s picture books. Since 2013, her inspirational books have touched the lives of children around the globe.
Nikki was raised on a farm in South East Queensland, Australia and pursued a career in Primary Education. In addition to teaching, she has a passion for the arts, writing, drawing and painting, and loves birds. As her desire to have a positive impact on the lives of children merged with her love of art, several beautiful books to inspire and delight children were created.
Some of her books include A Beautiful Girl, The Garden in my Heart, What Love Looks Like, and Sooty & Snow. Her most recent book, Wilbur the Woolly, was shortlisted in the Omega Book Awards.
Nikki currently lives on the Gold Coast with her husband, children and four bantam chickens. She has a heart for the less fortunate and desires that her life may glorify God and inspire others to be all they were created to be.
Wilbur the Woolly is a book about trusting the good shepherd. Follow Wilbur the sheep on his journey, as he learns to trust the shepherd's love for him and discovers that getting his own way isn't always best.
Sooty & Snow is a fun and colourful book about boundaries and an adventurous chicken who insists on finding ways to get to the other side of the fence. Will Sooty realise that she is loved and the fence is there for her own safety?
"There is a secret garden inside every girl and boy, and there are special seeds to sow that will grow into joy". The Garden In My Heart is a beautifully illustrated book about sowing and reaping that encourages children to sow good things in their heart.
A Hero Is explores the characteristics of what makes a hero and just how diverse heroes can be. With vibrant illustrations accompanied by poetry this book will inspire little boys to be heroes in their everyday life.
“Every boy can be a hero, brave knight or superman. By helping others, doing right and being the best he can.”