Author & Illustrator

Maryann Macdonald

Like so many little girls, Maryann Macdonald once dreamed of being a dancer. Dance lessons were not on offer in her big family but paper was, so Maryann became a writer instead. She has written twenty-nine books for young readers. She grew up near Detroit and lived for many years in France and England before making New York City her home.

Most Recent Book
It's Good to Have a Grandpa book

"About" from the Macmillan Spring 2018 Catalog

picture Books

grandparents · grandpa · family · love
It's Good to Have a Grandpa
grandma · family · love
It's Good to Have a Grandma
friendship · toys · music
Playdate
coping with failure · hard work · acting · friendship · dance
The Little Dancers: Showtime!
artists · female role models · historical figures
Rosa's Animals
cats · holidays · Christmas
Christmas Cat

Collaborators

Mandy Sutcliffe
Priscilla Burris
Amy Bates
Rahele Jomepour Bell
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