Barbara Nickel

BIBLIOGRAPHY

NOVELS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

1996  The Secret Wish of Nannerl Mozart  Second Story Press
2005  Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach  Penguin Canada
2021  Dear Peter, Dear Ulla Thistledown Press

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

Click here for the YouTube recording of Barbara’s October 20, 2021 virtual launch of Dear Peter, Dear Ulla, hosted by McNally Robinson Booksellers (Saskatoon) and Thistledown Press (and in conversation with Pat Cooley and Ian Hampton).


Barbara’s poem “Essential Tremor” is included in the anthology Best Canadian Poetry 2021, edited by Souvankham Thammavongsa, published by Biblioasis in October.


Barbara has been chosen as a featured poet on TransLink, BC Transit, and the Association of Book Publishers of BC’s Poetry in Transit 2021/22. 


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.


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.)


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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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