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Keith Gray

  • 4 stars across 35 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.
    4th April 2019

    The Climbers

    Lonely Alma longs to explore the lush forest beyond her narrow town, but her uncle has told her it's full of fearsome be... 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 pic... More

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    1st March 2002

    Next!

    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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    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 w... More

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    19th August 2014

    Ghosting

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    1st January 2019

    The Last Soldier

    Meet the WW2 soldier who never surrendered. Hiroo Onoda came from a Samurai family, he became a Japanese hero. The Last ... More

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    1st January 2018

    The Trick

    'They watched him in the darkest part of the night. They watched him in the lightest part of the day. He would be easy... 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... 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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