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Malachy Doyle - Author

About the Author

Malachy Doyle is the acclaimed author of Digger and Lew, Big Pig, Teddybear BlueAntonio on the Other Side of the World, Getting Smaller and Too Noisy, illustrated by Ed Vere. His first teenage novel, Georgie, won the Tir na n-Og prize and his picture book, Cow, won an English Association Award for non-fiction. He also won the 2002 White Raven Award for Hungry! Hungry! He lives with his family (and his cat, dog, ducks and hens) in County Donegal, Ireland.

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The Hound of Ulster: A Bloomsbury Reader

The Hound of Ulster: A Bloomsbury Reader

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Erin Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/08/2021

A thrilling retelling of the traditional Irish legend of Cuchulainn written by Malachy Doyle. Young Setanta, the son of poor shepherds, is determined to impress the might king of Ulster with his strength and bravery and to join the Red Branch Knights. He could easily beat the other warriors at hurling. He could even triumph over them in a fight. But can he defeat the ferocious hound of Ulster, the smith Culann's menacing guard dog, and prove his worth? This page-turning story from Malachy Doyle, based on the traditional Irish folk tale, has exciting black-and-white illustrations by Erin Brown and is perfect for children who are developing as readers. The Bloomsbury Readers series is packed with brilliant books to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2, with book-banded stories by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence covering a wide range of genres and topics. With charming illustrations, ideas for discussion points and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for reading both in the classroom and at home. For more information visit www.bloomsburyguidedreading.com. Book Band: Grey (ideal for ages 8+)

A Hundred and One Daffodils: A Bloomsbury Young Reader Lime Book Band

A Hundred and One Daffodils: A Bloomsbury Young Reader Lime Book Band

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Denise Hughes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/07/2021

A charming story with a woodland setting, ideal for children practising their reading at home or in school. Dusty the fox cub can't wait for her very first spring, and Dad tells her there will be a big party when it comes. All Dusty has to do is find 101 daffodils to prove it really is spring. That is a lot of flowers! Will Dusty be able to find them all with the help of her friends Mabel the mole and Ricky the robin? This heart-warming animal tale form Irish author Malachy Doyle is perfect for Key Stage 1 (KS1) children who are learning to read by themselves. It features engaging illustrations from Denise Hughes and explores the themes of seasons and plant life cycles. Bloomsbury Young Readers are the perfect way to get children reading, with book-banded stories by brilliant authors like Julia Donaldson. They are packed with gorgeous colour illustrations and include inside cover notes with tips for getting the most out of the book, as well as ideas for activities related to the stories. 'Every child needs a Bloomsbury Young Reader. Fun, stretching, just the right length, full of adventurous vocabulary and punctuation.' (Julie-Ann McCulloch, Teacher) Book Band: Lime Ideal for ages 6+

Molly and the Shipwreck

Molly and the Shipwreck

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Andrew Whitson Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/06/2021

Mali a'r Cyfnod Clo

Mali a'r Cyfnod Clo

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Andrew Whitson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/03/2021

Mali a'r Goleudy

Mali a'r Goleudy

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Andrew Whitson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

Mali a'r Morfil

Mali a'r Morfil

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Andrew Whitson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

Molly and the Lighthouse

Molly and the Lighthouse

Author: Malachy Doyle Illustrator: Andrew Whitson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

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