Barbara Nickel

Awards

PICTURE BOOKS

A Boy Asked the Wind

NOVELS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach

The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart

POETRY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

From the Top of a Grain Elevator

POETRY FOR ADULTS

Domain

The Gladys Elegies

News

Barbara’s A Boy Asked the Wind was one of 19 titles for children chosen by Reading Canada in anticipation of Canada’s upcoming Guest of Honour position at the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair.


Jan in 35 Pieces, a memoir in music by the cellist Ian Hampton and edited by Barbara, has been shortlisted for the $25,000 RBC Taylor Prize Canada’s most prestigious literary non-fiction award! The winner will be announced on March 4.

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A Boy Asked the Wind


Video by Shaw TV of Barbara presenting and talking about A Boy Asked the Wind:


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Author Visits

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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