Nicole MacDonald is the author of the Dash Series. Her first book, Dash’s Week was awarded First Place in the Early Readers/Children’s Picture Book category for the 27th Annual Writer’s Book Awards.

Nicole lives in Fenton, Michigan. She attended the University of Michigan – Flint where she earned her degree in elementary education. She has taught kindergarten through second grade. While teaching, her favorite part of the day was reading to her students. She has been married to her husband, John, since 2002. They have one beautiful daughter, Allie, and two toy poodles, Dash and Penny. Dash was her inspiration for the Dash Series.

For fun, Nicole loves spending time on the lake, watching movies, reading, and traveling to Marco Island, FL and New York City.  She is always trying to find another new favorite restaurant!

Nicole loves hearing from her readers. To contact her, or to write a letter to Dash, please send an email to

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About the Author
About the Author