Campbell Armstrong (born 1944, Glasgow) is a Scottish writer. He is the author of several bestselling international thriller, including Jig, Mazurka, and Mambo. His adventure, thriller style writings are of similarity to writers such as Russel Andrews, Harold Coyle and Colin Forbes.
Campbell Armstrong graduated with a degree in philosophy from the University of Sussex, England. He taught creative writing from 1971-74 at the State University of New York; from 1975-78 he taught at Arizona State University.
After many years spent living in England and the United States, he now lives with his family in Shannon Harbour, Co Offaly Ireland. His novels Assassins & Victims, and The Punctual Rape won Scottish Arts Council Awards. The Last Darkness and White Rage were nominated for the Prix du Polar.