About me & Press Kit


Maisie Chan is children's author whose debut novel DANNY CHUNG DOES NOT DO MATHS won the Jhalak Prize and the Branford Boase Award in 2022. Her latest novel KEEP DANCING, LIZZIE CHU is out now with Piccadilly Press and is longlisted for the Diverse Book Awards 2023. She also writes the series TIGER WARRIOR. She has written early readers for Hachette and Big Cat Collins, and has a collection of myths and legends out with Scholastic. She runs the Bubble Tea Writers Network to support and encourage writers of East and Southeast Asian (ESEA) descent in the U.K. She has a dog called Miko who has big eyes. She lives in Glasgow with her family.



Keep Dancing, Lizzie Chu
U.K. cover by Kimberlie Clinthorne-Wong (published by Piccadilly Press)
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Keep Dancing, Lizzie Chu
U.S. cover by Natelle Quek (published by Amulet Books/Abrams Kids
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Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths
U.K cover by Anh Cao (published by Piccadilly Press)
Danny Chung final cover with Jamie Smart
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Danny Chung Sums It Up
U.S. cover by Natelle Quek (published by Amulet / Abrams Kids)
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Maisie Chan Portrait Downloadable Photo
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Maisie Chan Landscape Downloadable Photo
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"It was said that maui was raised by the gods"  From stories From Around the world