Tadcu's Bobble Hat - Het Gynnes TAD-cu

Malachy Doyle's 100th book is a touching story that conveys the warmth and joy between two generations, and handles the universal themes of love, loss and renewal with gentleness. A young boy and his grandad love to walk the hills together. On one walk, as Tadcu gets older, his special bobble hat is lost. Winter sets in and with it, life dies. When the thaw of spring arrives, the boy returns to the hillside walk to look for the hat. Its discovery brings comfort and a renewed sense of love and positive memories.

Juno Magazine review.

Shortlisted for the Best English-language Book category in the Tir na n-Og Awards 2015.