Marty Chan

By I Value Canadian Stories

Season One of a new series highlighting the work, the creative habits and unique perspectives of Canadian children and young adult authors. Listen in as 15 unique writers talk about what sparks their imaginations, tips for young authors and their take on the Canadian narrative.

Marty Chan has been working as an Award-winning author, playwright, and, self-identified professional liar and 1988.  His ability to bring, humour, wit and adventure to the page, and the stage, has made him a favourite with students, teachers and librarians across th country and around the world. 

Alanna King, no stranger to voicEd Radio. Currently an English teacher at Ontario’s Centre Wellington District High School, Alanna has a heart for literature of all types, but especially writing that captures the hearts and imaginations of young people. 

We’re happy to bring the energy of both Marty and Alanna together in this special conversation.