Bill Doyle

Bill Doyle is a bestselling and versatile author for young readers with an amazing knack for finding a child-friendly hook.

With over 2,000,000 books in print and an MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Bill has been working in kids media for decades. His publishers include Penguin Random House (The 5th Hero series, Escape This Book series, Magic for Hire series, and The Prizewinners of Piedmont Place series), Scholastic (Behind Enemy Lines series, Scream Team series, Space University series and Mystery Comp Cliffhangers series), Chronicle (the Choose Your Own Adventure Worst Case Scenario: Everest) and Little Brown (the 6-book Crime Through Time series). Writing as W.H. Doyle, Bill published a YA in 2019 with the intrigue-filled Tudor Rose series.

He’s co-founder of Crab Hill Press, publisher of award-winning interactive storybooks, and he’s the developer of digital storytelling experiences for cultural institutions, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Bill’s served as editor at Sesame Workshop, TIME For Kids, Sports Illustrated Kids and LeapFrog.

Visit Bill online at

Bill is represented by Chelsea Eberly.

Share this content