COOMBS MOYLETT MACLEAN
Born and bred in Cape Town, Malla spent the bulk of her career in copywriting. Armed with a BA in Psychology & Communications (University of South Africa), Business Management I (Institute of Marketing Management) and Counselling I (South African College of Applied Psychology), her love affair with the written word has encompassed poetry, short stories and novels. Several short stories have been published, winning two prizes and inclusion in an anthology of South African short stories. She has also self-published five thrillers for adults, three children’s novels (9 – 12), one YA novella, and three books for African children.