Steve McCarthy

Steve McCarthy is a Dublin-born art maker and obsessive picture-builder. With a keen interest in colour and character, Steve has managed to sneak his singular style into many forms, from Cartoon Saloon’s Oscar-nominated feature film Song of the Sea to children’s books and projects for brands worldwide. His work won Best Illustration at the IDI Irish Design Awards 2016. For more, visit www.mrstevemccarthy.com

Sarah and Steve’s first book together for The O’Brien Press was Sally Go Round the Stars (with Claire Ranson), which was nominated for Irish Children’s Book of the Year at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.

Teaching Resources: free to view and download

Sally Go Round The Stars - Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood

  • pdf-logoDownload Activity sheets: Colour your own rhyme: I've Got a Dog as Thin as a Rail ...

  • pdf-logoDownload Activity sheets: Colour your own rhyme: Row, Row, Row Your Boat ...

  • pdf-logoDownload Activity sheets: Colour your own rhyme: There Was An Old Woman Who Swallowed A Fly ...