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Jess Keating

Find her on Twitter @Jess_Keating and on Instagram @JessKeatingBooks!

As a zoologist, author, and illustrator, Jess Keating has been sprayed by skunks, bitten by crocodiles, and victim to the dreaded papercut. Her books blend science, humor, creativity, and adventure, and include the acclaimed My Life is a Zoo middle grade trilogy, the picture book biography, Shark Lady, and the award-winning World of Weird Animals series, which launched with Pink is for Blobfish. Her new middle grade series, Elements of Genius releases in July 2019, starting with Nikki Tesla and the Ferret-Proof Death Ray. You can find her on Twitter @Jess_Keating, or on her website, where she shares free videos, art, other resources to spark curiosity and creativity.