Barbara Nickel

Books


 

Children’s Books

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Books for adults

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News

A reading by Barbara of the corona sequence will be broadcast as part of Gallery 7 Theatre’s virtual Abby Theatre Fest this coming October.


Barbara’s third poetry collection, Essential Tremor, is forthcoming with Caitlin Press in Spring, 2021. It will include the corona sequence published on this website during the pandemic.


Barbara’s poem “The Milk River” is published in the Spring 2020 issue of The Fiddlehead.


Barbara’s poem “Essential Tremor” appeared in the March 2020 issue of The Walrus. Read the magazine’s online publication of this poem here.


The Mozart Girl has been selected by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre for the Fall 2019 Edition of Best Books for Kids and Teens.


Barbara’s A Boy Asked the Wind is 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.


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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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