Maxine Lee-Mackie was born in Liverpool, Merseyside, where she still lives with her husband and their two boys. She taught a range of creative subjects before taking a step back to concentrate on her career as an author and illustrator. Caterpillar Books in the U.K. published her debut children’s book, Pi-Rat, in August 2013. Since then she has worked with international publishers on a wide range of books and gifts for children.
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