Books and Films
Purchasing one of our books for yourself or a friend not only makes a fantastic gift, it's also a great way to support our charity
Delve deeper into the work of Mary’s Meals and how our mission to reduce child hunger at school began and developed. Magnus' inspirational and page-turning books help us to spread the word and share stories from the schools and communities we serve while raising funds for our work.
The Shed That Fed 2 Million Children
Our bestselling book about a little tin shed in Scotland that is bringing hope to millions of hungry children around the world.
The Shed That Fed A Million Children is now available as an updated special edition, celebrating our incredible milestone of feeding 2 million children every school day.
After almost 30 years of charity work and leadership, Magnus examines the role of philanthropy and generosity in our lives. Read the powerful and inspiring GIVE, celebrating the impact of charity on all our lives and how the act of sharing– and even sacrifice – can be the key to a life of joy.
“We are not charity itself. Organizations do not perform acts of charity – individual human beings do”
Not a big reader? Get inspired by our collection of short films
Experience the power of a daily meal as our CEO Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow visits some of the communities where children receive Mary's Meals.
Love Reaches Everywhere
Follow Hollywood actor Gerard Butler’s heartwarming adventure as he travels to Liberia and Haiti with Mary’s Meals’ founder, Magnus.
A snapshot of a new generation who, having received Mary’s Meals as children, are building a brighter future for themselves and their communities.