Available now in print & eBook…
this is an image of the book cover's treatment of the title. It displays the words The Grumble Bear in blue text with a slim yellow outline
a hand-illustrated brown bear with round ears and stubby legs holds a bowl of maracroni and cheese in one hand and a spoon in the other. He has a grumpy expression on his face.

Available now

in print and eBook

Available now

in print and ebook

Meet Author & Illustrator Maci Welch

a headshot-style photo of author and illustrator Maci Welch. Maci's long brown hair is parted on the right and is swept to the left side. She wears a floral top with a navy blue background and pink flowers, and a delicate gold necklace with small gems hanging from the chain. She smiles at the camera.

Maci Welch is an author, illustrator, and lover of all things creative. She has writen two books: Maggie Morris, a novel based on her early childhood friendships and experiences, and the forthcoming The Grumble Bear, inspired by her two daughters.

She is a passionate advocate for using art to improve mental health in folks of all ages. She resides in Wyoming with her husband, two daughters, and black Lab, Archer Boy.

Discover more about Maci


Maci has written two books… so far. Learn more about her debut novel, Maggie Morris, and her forthcoming children’s book, The Grumble Bear.

Book Signings

Maci is gearing up for a summer full of book signings to promote The Grumble Bear. Get info on when she’ll be where.

In the Media

Maci has appeared on podcasts, in webinars, and at live events. Listen to her speak live about writing, mental health, motherhood and more.