Malachy Doyle - Hachette Children's Group

Malachy Doyle



Malachy Doyle lives on a tiny island off the coast of County Donegal in Ireland, with his wife, cats, dogs, hens and ducks. Malachy has written over a hundred books, including Charlie is My Darling for Orchard, and My Dad's a Balloon and Bluebird and Coyote for Watts.
Franklin Watts

Finn MacCool and the Giant's Causeway

Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton
Contributors:
Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton
Franklin Watts

My Dad's a Balloon

Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton
Contributors:
Malachy Doyle, Peter Utton

In this fun, fantasy story, a little girl blows her dad's finger and he becomes a huge floaty balloon bumping round the sitting room and whizzing round the garden. Will he ever come down to earth?The Hopscotch series features brightly illustrated, exciting stories with under 400 words by top authors and illustrators for children who are building their reading confidence.

Franklin Watts

Leapfrog World Tales: Too Many Webs for Anansi

Malachy Doyle, Lisa Smith
Contributors:
Malachy Doyle, Lisa Smith
Franklin Watts

Leapfrog World Tales: Brer Rabbit and the Well

Malachy Doyle, Mike Phillips
Contributors:
Malachy Doyle, Mike Phillips

In this tale from North America Brer Rabbit is up to no good. He sneaks off for a nap while Bear and Fox are busy working but ends up down a well! How will he get out?Leapfrog World Tales are exciting stories from around the world told in fewer than 180 words, suitable for children who are starting to read independently. The series introduces readers to stories from other cultures and encourages them to find where the story comes from on a map.