Barbara Nickel

BIBLIOGRAPHY

NOVELS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

1996  The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart  Canadian Scholars Press
2005  Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach  Penguin Canada

POETRY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

1999  From the Top of a Grain Elevator   Dundurn Press

PICTURE BOOKS

2015 A Boy Asked the Wind  Red Deer Press

POETRY FOR ADULTS

1997  The Gladys Elegies  Coteau Books
2007  Domain  House of Anansi Press
2021  
Essential Tremor Caitlin Press

RE-RELEASED

2006  Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach, mass market edition  Penguin Canada
2014  The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart, Sumach Classic edition  Canadian Scholars Press
2019 The Mozart Girl (reissue of The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart) Second Story Press

News

Barbara’s Spring 2021 Readings for Essential Tremor:

VerseFest, Ottawa for National Poetry Month

May 25, 2021 — Art Bar Poetry Series, Toronto

May 28, 2021, 7:30 p.m. on Zoom  — Planet Earth Poetry, Victoria


Rob Taylor interviews Barbara about Essential Tremor, part of a nine-part series of interviews for National Poetry Month, in Read Local BC. Check out the interview here.


You are invited to attend the online launch for Barbara’s third poetry collection, Essential Tremor, available online from Caitlin Press as well as signed from Massy Books in Vancouver. To attend the event, register to save your spot on Crowdcast


Barbara in conversation with hosts Kevin Spenst and RC Weslowski about Essential Tremor  on Wax Poetic, Vancouver’s Co-Op Radio (100.5 FM) show on poetry. (Broadcast begins about a minute in.)


Barbara’s children’s novel Dear Peter, Dear Ulla will be published by Thistledown Press this coming fall, 2021.


Barbara’s poem “Essential Tremor” has been selected for the anthology Best Canadian Poetry 2021 to be published by Biblioasis in October.


In Honour of International Women’s Day, The Mozart Girl has been selected by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre for the March 2021 Reading List, Real Women, Real Stories. 


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