MONKEY'S BIRTHDAY confirms Simon Crump as the most darkly comic voice of our time. Praise for Simon Crump: 'Brilliant ... twisted, disturbing and very, very funny' Dan Rhodes
Born in Leicestershire, Simon Crump studied philosophy at Sheffield University and has lived in Sheffield for the last twenty years. An internationally exhibited artist, he has lectured in fine art and photography at various universities and more recently worked as a curatorial assistant in a medical museum. His stories have appeared in a number of magazines and anthologies. He is the author of MY ELVIS BLACKOUT, also published by Bloomsbury.