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Award-winning author, playwright, and professional liar since 1988.

Want to learn more about author and playwright Marty Chan? Read excerpts from his middle grade and young adult novels or peek at the upcoming events Marty will be attending. Want to be an author? Check out his writing tips. Want to book his funny school presentations or inspiring writing workshops and school residencies? Contact Marty Chan today!


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Featured Books by Marty Chan


Keepers of the Vault: Shadow and Spell
The Ehrich Weisz Chronicles: Infinity Coil
Mystery Series: Mad Science Teacher

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Writing Tips

Marty’s Writing Tips



Looking for more writing tips? Visit Marty’s Tips page for writing tips, prompt ideas and more – specifically created for kids from Kindergarten, teens up to Grade 12, and teachers too!

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Want to kick-start your students’ reading habits? Need to motivate a reluctant writer? Looking for a keynote or professional development session for your colleagues? Marty Chan offers a variety of engaging sessions that will have you laughing and learning.

With over a quarter of a century of experience as a full-time writer, Marty breaks down the mystique of creative writing into practical ideas you can adopt and apply immediately.


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