Children's Author

Ian Joseph

Ian Joseph has created a series of fast-paced, entertaining and inventive action stories about our mischievous, young hero Mazik, aimed at pre-teens and th’elderly. 

The stories can be read as stand-alone novels or in order. Each book has a Spark World catch-up at the start.

Mazik is the youngest of the Spark children. Big brother Jimmy is grown up and sister Annie is in her early teens.


Illustration by Peter Hudspith

Illustration by Amy Levene

The Fantastical Adventure of

Magic Mazik

The author wishes to thank Amy Levene of Wingfinger for the illustrations and Matthew Bellwood for editorial guidance.

Proceeds from the sale of Magic Mazik are donated to Blood Cancer UK to research leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma, and in support of patients with these conditions.

Further Fantastical Adventures of Magic Mazik

Mazik and the Miss Fitz

The author wishes to thank Peter Hudspith for the illustrations, and Helen Sewell and Matthew Bellword for editorial guidance.

Publication date: September 2021