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Keith Gray was born and brought up in Grimsby and knew from an early age that he wanted to be a writer. When he received 0% for his accountancy exams he decided to pursue his dream. He has since gone on to win the Angus Book Award and the silver medal in the Smarties Prize. He has twice been shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Prize and was shortlisted for the Booktrust Teen Prize and the Scottish Arts Council Book Award. Rave reviews about his writing have appeared in every broadsheet. Keith was a judge for the Blue Peter Book Award, the Guardian Fiction Prize and the Bookstrust Teen Prize and reviews regularly for the Guardian. Keith is now a full-time writer living in Edinburgh.

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Brilliantly written, each of the stories in this thought-provoking and surprisingly entertaining collection asks what happens next? Award winning authors including Malorie Blackman, Frank Cottrell Boyce, Philip Ardagh and Keith Gray explore, what is death? How does it make us...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2012
Losing It by Keith Gray
Losing It
Keith Gray
The Julia Eccleshare comment: Top teenage authors tell a range of touching and thought provoking stories about both the real and the much-fantasised about moment of first sexual experiences. Funny, sad, crude, lyrical, Anne Fine, Patrick Ness, Bali Rai,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/07/2010
Ostrich Boys by Keith Gray
Ostrich Boys
Keith Gray
Shortlisted for the prestigious Teenage Book of the Year Award 2009. Shortlisted for the 2008 Costa Children’s Book Award. Costa Book Awards 2008 Judges' comment: "A life-affirming journey by three teenage boys told with sensitivity, compassion and,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2008

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