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  • 4 stars across 34 books
    Keith's first book Creepers was published when he was 24 and was shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Award. He has since written many books including Warehouse (also shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Award), Malarkey (shortlisted for the Booktrust Teenage Prize) and for younger readers The Runner (winner of a Smarties Silver Medal). He has lectured in Creative Writing. He spends much of his time visiting schools to pass on his love of books and writing, as well as reviewing teenage fiction.
    1st March 2002

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    Introducing Doctor Hopper and Nurse Rex Barker, who run a busy toy hospital. First in is One Eye Ted, who needs a new ey... More

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    8th June 2018

    Houdini and the Five Cent Circus

    The year is 1885 and Erik Weisz, a penniless immigrant, has found himself in trouble again. His uncanny talent for picki... More

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    3rd August 2006

    The Fearful

    In 1699 William Milmullen took his six pupils to the lakeside but only he returned after a creature rose up from the wat... More

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    3rd July 2008

    Ostrich Boys

    'It's not really kidnapping, is it? He'd have to be alive for it to be proper kidnapping.' Kenny, Sim and Blake are abo... More

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    6th January 2005

    The Runner

    Jason has had enough of his parents' arguments. He's running away to stay with his brother in Liverpool. On the train jo... More

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    1st June 2015

    Happy

    'Hundreds of people want to be in a band. They all get guitars and they all play gigs and they all write songs, and they... More

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    3rd January 2013

    You Killed Me!

    There's a dead man at the end of Toby's bed. He says that Toby killed him. Did he? Thrilling ghost story. Len Grimsby... More

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    22nd October 2014

    The Return Of Johnny Kemp

    Tense teen thriller from award-winning Keith Gray. No one messes with Johnny Kemp. But Dan got him kicked out of school ... More

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    3rd January 2013

    The Chain

    Four people. Four stories. Four links in the chain. One book, which will change their lives forever - Stunning new edit... More

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    5th June 2003

    Malarkey

    Brook High is a great grey concrete ants' nest of a school. John Malarkey is the new kid, thrown in at the deep end of Y... More

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