Bev Sellars is a writer and the chief of the the Xat'sull First Nation at Soda Creek, British Columbia. Her first book, They Called Me Number One, a memoir of her time in an Indian residential school, was a finalist for the 2014 Burt Award for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Literature. It also won the 2014 George Ryga Award for Social Awareness. 

Her second book, Price Paid: The Fight for First Nations Survival, addresses common misconceptions about First Nations that are barriers to reconciliation.