Patrick Taylor, M.D., is the author of the Irish Country books, including An Irish Country Village, An Irish Country Christmas, An Irish Country Girl, and An Irish Country Courtship. Taylor was born and raised in Bangor County Down in Northern Ireland. After qualifying as a specialist in 1969, he worked in Canada for thirty-one years. He now lives on Saltspring Island, British Columbia.
"Taylor is a bang-up storyteller who captivates and entertains from
the first word." --Publishers Weekly
"Quietly, almost surreptitiously, Patrick Taylor has become probably the most popular Irish-Canadian writer of all time." --The Globe and Mail on Patrick Taylor "Taylor masterfully charts the small victories and defeats of Irish village life." --Irish American magazine "With an unerring eye for detail, the talents of a natural storyteller, and the ability to pepper his anecdotes with large doses of wit and humor, Patrick Taylor has written a delightful novel." --Calgary Herald on An Irish Country Doctor