Entry updated 26 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
Working name of US singer and actor Grace Nichols (1932- ), best known for her role as Uhura in the original Star Trek series; of sf interest is Saturn's Child (1995) with Margaret Wander, a tale in which First Contact leads to an inter-species romance. Beyond Uhura: Star Trek and Other Memories (1994) is nonfiction. [JC]
born Robbins, Illinois: 28 December 1932
- Saturn's Child (New York: Ace Books, 1995) with Margaret Wander Bonanno [hb/Michael Herring]
- Saturna's Quest (no place given: Planet X, 2002) with Jim Meechan [hb/Michael David Ward]
- Beyond Uhura: Star Trek and Other Memories (New York: G P Putnam's Sons, 1994) [nonfiction: hb/]
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