Malachy Doyle

Malachy Doyle, who himself has ten brothers and sisters, is the author of many books, including Cow, illustrated by Angelo Rinaldi. He lives in North Wales with his family.

Books by this Author

Follow one little foal as he grows into a magnificent horse! From learning to stand on wobbly legs to napping in the sunshine and trotting around the field with his mother, he changes as the seasons pass. By springtime he has grown big and strong. Set against lush green fields and picturesque skies, this touching portrait of a mare and her foal is perfect for all horse fans!

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Who ate all the chocolate?

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Chocolate ginger biscuits. Yum!

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'd like to be a crocodiddleotamus.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. I had a brilliant day writing. Then I had a walk round my island. Now I'm sitting by an open fire with a good book, a cat on my knee and Liz by my side.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Mobile phones. They just never stop beeping or nattering.

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