Author details

Keith Brumpton

Biography

Born by Hadrian's Wall and still retaining the ancient Geordie people's legendary ability to keep warm in a t-shirt no matter the temperature, Keith has lived in Scotland for over ten years. In this time he has written and illustrated many books, devised and written TV shows, eaten way too many cheese pasties, and got married to a beautiful Australian. Still supports Torquay United. Photograph copyright Keith Brumpton.

Current events and projects

1-hr illustrated talks on illustrating and writing books. 1 class (up to 35).

Email

keithbrumpton@btinternet.com

Local authority where they are based

East Renfrewshire

Local authorities where they can work

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Dundee, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Lothian, East Renfrewshire, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Fife, Glasgow, Highland, Inverclyde, Midlothian, Moray, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Perth and Kinross, Renfrewshire, Scottish Borders, Shetland, South Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, Stirling, West Dunbartonshire, West Lothian

Age groups

5-8, 9-12, Teens

LL funded

Yes

BRAW network

Yes

Author type

Illustrator, Storyteller, Writer

Language

English

Books written

Dino FC: The Vanishing Goalie

Dino FC: The Vanishing Goalie

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Join Terry Triceratops and Dino FC for more fresh and funny football antics, in this illustrated series with a prehistoric twist!
Dino FC: The Great Kit Catastrophe

Dino FC: The Great Kit Catastrophe

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Join Terry Triceratops and Dino FC for more fresh and funny football antics, in this illustrated series with a prehistoric twist!
World Cup Heroes (Team)

World Cup Heroes (Team)

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Illustrated by: Keith Brumpton
Written by David Bedford <P> The Team have won the league title for the second year running.
Dino FC Terror on the Training Ground

Dino FC Terror on the Training Ground

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Dino FC - the craziest team in the jurassic world. It's crunch time for Dino FC.
Dinosaur FC V the Missing Fans

Dinosaur FC V the Missing Fans

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Terry Triceratops has got his eye on a new striker.
Dinosaur FC V the Terror on the Training Ground

Dinosaur FC V the Terror on the Training Ground

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Terry Triceratops is the manager of Dinosaur FC ...and he's a dead dino walking.
The Sword in the Scone

The Sword in the Scone

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Supports study of legends and familiar traditional stories in Key Stage 2 literacy strategy. It includes speech bubbles to aid reading for children with special reading needs.
The Green Knight

The Green Knight

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Supports study of legends and familiar traditional stories in Key Stage 2 literacy strategy. It includes speech bubbles to aid reading for children with special reading needs.
Superheroes Gone Bust

Superheroes Gone Bust

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
The story of retired superheroes Elasticman, Mothgirl and Skeletonman who are convinced that they have lost their powers, but Laura is sure that all they need is a crime to solve.
The Dragon From the Black Lagoon (Derek the Depressed Viking series)

The Dragon From the Black Lagoon (Derek the Depressed Viking series)

Author(s): Keith Brumpton
Derek is given control over his own longboat and sent to slay the Dragon from the Black Lagoon. Derek, n aturally, is terrified at the thought.

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