About Pauline Mackay
Pauline Mackay was born in Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland. After studying English and French at Glasgow University, she went to teach English in Poland where she took the opportunity to learn Polish and a little Russian. Back in Scotland, several years were spent in a family retail business before Pauline set up a children's bookselling business which specialised in bilingual books. In 2007 she established Ablekids Press as a home for her own stories and educational resources.