Jess Keating

Jess Keating is an author and zoologist who has tickled a shark, lost a staring contest against an octopus, and been a victim to the dreaded paper cut. Her first novel, How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes Are Untied, received a Starred Review from Kirkus and has been nominated for a Red Maple Award. She lives in Ontario, Canada, where she spends most of her time writing books for adventurous and funny kids.