Born in Ireland in 1904 into a 'rather serious Hunting and Fishing Church-going family' who gave her little education at the hands of governesses, Molly's interests were 'hunting & horses & having a good time'; she began writing only to supplement her dress allowance. She died in 1996.
A considerable achievement * GUARDIAN *
A joy to read * SPECTATOR *
Highly recommended * SUNDAY TELEGRAPH *
Excellent entertainment: an absorbing book * TLS *