About the Author
Barbara will read her poems written after Haydn’s Seven Last Words this coming Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2:30 in a concert at the Langley Community Music School featuring the Arietta Strings.
Barbara will give poetry workshops to the Grade 6 classes at Southpointe Academy in Tsawwassen on May 23, 2017.
A Boy Asked the Wind has been selected as a starred choice in Best Books for Kids and Teens 2016 published by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre:
A Boy Asked the Wind has recently been shortlisted for two reader’s choice awards:
The 2017 Chocolate Lily Award (British Columbia) — the winner will be announced at a Gala in Vancouver on June 9, 2017.
The 2017 Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta)
Trailer by Rascal Media
A Boy Asked the Wind was recently reviewed in Quill & Quire:
Barbara speaks about A Boy Asked the Wind on CBC’s North by Northwest.
Video by Shaw TV of Barbara presenting and talking about A Boy Asked the Wind.
Interested in booking Barbara to visit your school or library? Choose from a wide range of presentations, from poetry workshops to readings of historical fiction.
Wolfgang Mozart’s sister was also a musical genius. This is the story that could have been…
An unforgettable tale of two lonely girls, born centuries and continents apart, whose music changes each other’s lives.