Ross MacKenzie

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Ross was born in Glasgow, and has been fascinated by the magic of stories for as long as he can remember. He scribbled his first "book" – an illustrated story about a hungry crocodile called Colin – in a smuggled school jotter when he was seven.

Ross studied graphic design at college, moving on to work as a page designer for a national newspaper. He continued to write in secret, until his first book was published in September 2010.

Ross lives near Glasgow with his wife, young daughter, and their cocker spaniel. He spends much of his spare time in another world.






  • RT @framlibrary: Love the Nowhere Emporium @RossAuthor - full of magic and mystery. We'll deserved winner of #neba and a great summer read

    RT @grabthisbook: Bookworm No 1 is only half way through The Nowhere Emporium by @RossAuthor but he is absolutley loving it!…

    @twilightcake thank you! So glad he enjoyed! I'm currently writing something top secret - not the Emporium but I do hope to go back one day.

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This sparkling fantasy adventure is a glorious hymn to the powers of the imagination... Mackenzie creates a dazzling fantasy world, so engaging and vivid it reminds one of Cornelia Funke’s books.

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