Maisie Chan is a children's author. Her novel Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths (Piccadilly Press) came out in June 2021 and her chapter book series is called Tiger Warrior (Hachette UK). Her story “It Takes a Thief” will appear in The Very Merry Murder Club out with Farshore.
She has written early reader books for Rising Stars and Big Cat Collins and a collection of fairy tales, myths and legends in Stories From Around the World (Scholastic). She is a mentor for Megaphone, an Arts Council funded scheme to support emerging writers of colour who want to write a children's novel. She also has run workshops for #Writementor, Scottish Book Trust, West End Festival and has taught on an Arvon residential.
She runs Bubble Tea Writers to support and encourage new British East and Southeast Asian writers. Originally from Birmingham, Maisie now lives with her family in Glasgow.