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 Children's Author
Ian MacDonald 
'Inspiring young writers in the classroom'
  • author visits
  • book weeks
  • writing workshops
  • writer in residence
Ian MacDonald is a recommended author on The School Library Association's Boys into Books scheme.  A former primary school deputy-headteacher, his workshops are guaranteed to inspire and motivate even your most reluctant writers, especially boys!

    "He has the ability to mesmerise, entertain and inspire children"

    Gillian Duke Teacher West Borough Primary Maidstone 


    Thank you for such a fun day! 

    Yr 5 pupils Wilton and Barford Primary Salisbury

    You inspired the children and made them believe they could write!

    Paula D'Cruz Literacy Coordinator Lyminge Primary School Kent


    Children who are normally reluctant to write produced some excellent writing... often at a significant level above their usual standard!

    Claire Harris Headteacher Kemsley Primary School Sittingbourne Kent


    Use the links in the left frame to find out about author visitsresidency programmes and teacher workshops

To enquire about an author visit click here

To view Ian MacDonald's books click here.
To read comments and testimonials click here.
To see schools who have enjoyed Ian's visits click here.


Contact Information:
Tel:      01580 891360 or 07517 225564