After attaining that all-important initial writing credit in the popular Everything Book series, other opportunities presented themselves. The Everything Coaching and Mentoring Book (Adams Media/F+W, 2003) and The Everything Success Book with Joseph Nigro (Adams Media/F+W, 2004) completed Nicholas's trifecta in the series.
Nicholas attended Manhattan College in the leafy Riverdale section of the Bronx. Majoring in economics, he graduated with a bachelor of science degree in Business Administration. He toiled soon after for an independent retail pet food and supplies chain by the name of Pet Nosh. His duties included the writing and editing of NoshNews, the company's customer newsletter. Co-authored with brother Joseph Nigro, Nicholas's subsequent book, 101 Best Businesses for Pet Lovers (Sphinx Legal/Sourcebooks, 2007), was inspired by his years on the frontlines of the dynamic pet care trade.
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That same year, Nicholas authored the quirky business self-help book, No Job? No Prob! (Skyhorse Publishing, 2008). It was both reviewed and recommended in the business section of the Sunday, November 16, 2008 New York Times. Narrated by voice artist Scott Pollak, No Job? No Prob! is presently available as an audiobook as well.
Nicholas reached for the stars quite literally with his next two projects: KNACK Night Sky (Globe Pequot, 2010) and Night Sky: A Falcon Field Guide (Globe Pequot, 2012). In 2014, he charted further new territory as editor of Backbeat Books/Hal Leonard's three-book "Spirituality" series: The Spirituality of Bono, The Spirituality of Carlos Santana, and The Spirituality of Richard Gere.
In 2015, Nicholas's "aspiring writer" dream of authoring a "TV book"--any old one--came to pass in a big way with the publication of Seinfeld FAQ (Applause Theatre & Cinema Books/Hal Leonard).