Barbara Marchand

Barbara Marchand is an author, editor and illustrator of children's and young adult books. Her vital, expressive watercolours help to bring stories to life. She is the illustrator of both Kou-Skelowh/We are the People: A Trilogy of Okanagan Legends and Neekna and Chemai. She lives in the Okanagan region of British Columbia.

Books by Barbara Marchand

Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley in the time before contact. Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan First Peoples.