About Laura Jean McKay

Laura Jean McKay is the author of The Animals in That Country (Scribe, 2020) and Holiday in Cambodia (Black Inc. 2013), shortlisted for three national book awards in Australia. Laura is a lecturer in creative writing at Massey University, with a PhD from the University of Melbourne focusing on literary animal studies. She is the ‘animal expert’ presenter on ABC Listen’s Animal Sound Safari.

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The Animals in That Country is launched!

So thrilled and proud and overwhelmed and more than a little excited that THE ANIMALS IN THAT COUNTRY is out and roaming the world. Releasing a pandemic book into a global pandemic…

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