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, humour, 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.