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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.
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Set against lush green fields and picturesque skies, this beautifully illustrated portrait of a mare and her foal is perfect for all horse fans!
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Who ate all the chocolate?

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I eat too many biscuits.

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’s your greatest fear?

A. There's a scream. The cat digs its claws into my knee. I jump up. My book falls in the fire. I run to see what the scream was. The burning book falls out of the fire onto the carpet...

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

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

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