The children’s author Hugh Lofting died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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British children’s author who created the famous Doctor Dolittle character. Lofting was the 1923 recipient of the prestigious Newbery Medal.
He was born to an English-Irish family. His older brother, Hilary, became a novelist.
I make no claim to be an authority on writing or illustrating for children.
There has always been a tendency to classify children almost as a distinct species.
The fact that I have been successful merely means that I can write and illustrate in my own way.