Kay Kerr

From the Sunshine Coast, Kay Kerr is a former journalist and community newspaper editor, and is now a freelance writer. Kay was writing her first novel, Please Don’t Hug Me, when she received her autism diagnosis. Please Don’t Hug Me was shortlisted for the Australian Book Industry Awards’ Book of the Year for Older Children and was a 2021 CBCA Notable Book for Older Readers. Social Queue is her second YA novel.