About the Author
Jan in 35 Pieces, a memoir in music by the cellist Ian Hampton and edited by Barbara, will be released this coming spring 2018 by The Porcupine’s Quill.
Barbara will give a presentation of A Boy Asked the Wind to the Grade Four students at West Point Grey Academy in Vancouver on December 11, 2017.
Barbara will present a nature poetry workshop to families of Eastern Fraser Valley NatureKids at the Great Blue Heron Reserve in Chilliwack on February 3, 2018.
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:
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.
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