Welcome to Derek Keilty’s Website

Derek Keilty is a children’s author based in the UK. His books bring imagination to life, inspiring young minds and providing hours of enjoyment. With Derek Keilty’s books, you’ll be sure to find an adventure that will capture your child’s imagination.

Welcome to Derek Keilty’s Children’s Book Series

Hi there! I’m Derek Keilty and I’m passionate about writing stories that children can enjoy. I have written several series of books all designed to captivate young readers and help them to learn more about the world around them. My books are available across the UK, so why not take a look and see if there’s something for your little ones to enjoy? I’m sure you won’t be disappointed!

As a children’s author, I strive to create stories that captivate and entertain young readers. My books are designed to stimulate creativity and imagination, giving children the opportunity to explore and discover new worlds. I use vivid illustrations and engaging storylines to create stories that children can identify with. My books are a great way to encourage children to read and expand their knowledge. I strive to provide quality books that both children and parents can enjoy.

Derek is also available for creative writing workshops, and author events at schools, libraries and bookshops around the UK. Experience a unique book reading from an award-winning author! Get in touch with Derek to book your next event!

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Award-winning children’s author who has been published all over the world!

Will Gallows and the Snake-Bellied Troll was selected for the Richard and Judy Children’s book club in 2011.

Flyntlock Bones: The Sceptre of the Pharaohs was nominated for the Fantastic Book Awards and long listed for the Spark! School Book Awards.

The Books

Enjoy browsing through the gallery and discover the magical worlds and thrilling adventures that Derek’s books offer. 


If you’d like to find out more about Derek’s books, don’t hesitate to get
in touch. 

Explore Derek Keilty’s website to find out more about his amazing children’s books and purchase your favourites!