CARRICK, Malcolm. British, b. 1945. Genres: Children's fiction, Novellas/Short stories. Career: Owner, Malcolm Carrick Productions, advertising agency, since 1985. Freelance writer, illustrator, and songwriter; author of scripts for children's television and radio light entertainment progs. Publications: Allsorts of Every Thing, 1973; The Wise Men of Gotham, 1973; The Extraordinary Hat-Maker, 1974; Mr. Pedagouge's Sneeze, 1974; Once There Was a Boy and Other Stories, 1974; The Little Pilgrim, 1975; Tramp, 1977; Today Is Shrew's Day, 1978; I Can Squash Elephants!, 1978; Happy Jack, 1979; Making Devil and Demon Masks, 1979; Mr. Tod's Trap, 1980; I'll Get You, 1981; Butterfingers!, 1985; Skem, 1994; "Oddjob" Is the Sandman, 1999. Address: 4 Palace Grove, Fox Hill, Upper Norwood, London SE19 2XD, England.