Nikki High

Bookstores We Love, Sunday, May 7 at 2:00pm and Kindred (moderator), Sunday at 3:30pm, Mt. View Mausoleum

Nikki High is the owner of Pasadena, California’s newest and only BIPOC focused bookstore, Octavia’s Bookshelf. Nikki was introduced to Ms. Butler’s work as a teenager and she has been obsessed with her work ever since. When Nikki isn’t reading or discussing books with anyone who will listen, you can find her knitting or sewing with her constant companions, her husband, Kenny and her dog, Freddie Jackson.

Books That Make a Difference: Parable of the Sower and Parable of the Talents, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Homegoing, The Autobiography of Malcolm X.