Who am I

Emma Mactaggart


Emma Mactaggart is an award winning author and publisher, who has been teaching the craft of writing and illustrating to children and adults for the last ten years via her Child Writes program. She is the largest publisher in the world of children’s picture book written by children for children! She is a regular guest on ABC Southern Queensland Radio with host Belinda Sanders talking about books, and if she isn’t consuming them herself, she is creating them. Her latest project is a collaborative effort with author Jo-Ann Capp, is a novella ‘Four Hot Chips’. Emma is also the founder of the International Read to Me! Day Campaign, focusing every year, on March 19 on the importance of reading regularly to children.

Emma Mactaggart

You’ll be amazed when you discover what Emma can do!