Tamara Macfarlane

Author

About Tamara Macfarlane

Tamara Macfarlane is the owner of the award winning Tales on Moon Lane Children's Bookshop, Moon Lane Education and Moon Lane Ink CIC. She has over 15 years' experience working with children and schools, and combines running the two bookshops with writing children's books. She currently has series with Hodder, Simon and Schuster, Troika Books and Puffin. Tamara has judged many high profile book awards (Costa, British Book Award, Muslim Young Writers Award) and has given talks at Bath, Oxford, Sharjah, Chengdu and Hay literary festivals. Whilst setting up Moon Lane Ink CIC in 2017, Tamara was mentored by the University of Cambridge Judge Business School's Social Ventures. She is part of a diversity steering group for Booktrust, and has contributed to the Booksellers Association's new diversity guide. Moon Lane Ink CIC is dedicated to raising equality in children's Books: equality of access, representation and roles in the publishing industry.

Recent activity

World Day for Water
Discover the creatures in the ocean in My Secret World of Mermaids by Ellie Wharton from Puffin
1 year ago
World Storytelling Day
You should read My Secret World of Unicorns by Ellie Wharton and Ciara Ní Dhuinn. Published by Puffin.
1 year ago
Out Now!
Out now! My Secret World of Mermaids by Ellie Wharton and Tamara Macfarlane, illustrated by Ellie Wharton. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
World Maritime Day
Discover My Secret World of Mermaids by Ellie Wharton. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
Brilliant!
My Secret World of Unicorns by Ellie Wharton from Puffin is brilliant!
2 years ago
Brilliant!
My Secret World of Mermaids by Ellie Wharton from Puffin is brilliant!
2 years ago
Brilliant
My Secret World of Unicorns by Ellie Wharton from Puffin is a brilliant book!
2 years ago
Brilliant
My Secret World of Mermaids by Ellie Wharton from Puffin is a brilliant book!
2 years ago