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Amy McCulloch is a Chinese-White author, born in the UK, raised in Ottawa, Canada, now based in London, UK. She has written seven novels for children and young adults, and been published in over ten different languages.

Before becoming a full-time writer, she was editorial director for Penguin Random House Children’s Books. In 2013, she was named one of The Bookseller‘s Rising Stars of publishing.

When not writing, she loves travelling, hiking and mountaineering. In September 2019, she became the youngest Canadian woman to climb Mt Manaslu in Nepal – the world’s eighth highest mountain at 8,163m (26,781ft). Other addictions include coffee, ramen and really great books.


Amy is an experienced public speaker, from small single class sizes to 400+ student events. For inquiries about school visits, please feel to use contact her using the form below.

As an author, she is represented by Juliet Mushens of Caskie Mushens. Please contact her for any fiction or non-fiction projects.

Please feel free to follow her on any of these social platforms!

Twitter: @amymcculloch

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/amymccullochbooks/

Instagram: @amymccullochbooks

Are you in a book club? If so, Amy is happy to answer any of your questions, either via email or dropping in using FaceTime or Skype!

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