Alan Macdonald

Alan Macdonald - children's author
Dirty Bertie with pants

Welcome to my website.   

I hope you enjoy taking a look around. 

You can discover some of my books and find about characters such as Dirty Bertie, the Trolls, Caveboy and many others. You might like to leave me a message or add a picture to the gallery on YourPage.

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 Upcoming Events                                                                                                   

 19th August 2017 

Edinburgh International Book festival, Dirt Bertie event.

 12th November 2017

The Sheffield Children’s Book Award Ceremony, at the Crucible theater, Sheffield.

8th December 2017                                                                                                                 

       Lollies Book Award voting closes. Winners announced in january 2018. Vote now!


Latest News

I’m tickled pink that ’THE PRINCE OF PANTS’, has been shortlisted for two awards: Scholastic’s ’Laugh Out Loud Awards’ #LOLLIES2017 and The Sheffield Children’s Book Award. Thanks to Sarah McIntyre for the fantastic illustrations. Vote now and watch this space.                                                             




All Dirty Bertie artwork © David Roberts