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Kirsty McKay

Biography

Kirsty McKay

Kirsty McKay is the author of UNDEAD, a wickedly funny zombie-comedy for teens. Now a full time writer, Kirsty originally started out as an actress. She went on to write for the theatre and has written extensively for commercial theatre both in the UK and North America. Kirsty recently turned her hand to writing children’s fiction. In 2008, Kirsty’s work was included in SCBWI's Undiscovered Voices anthology as part of their annual competition to find new writers. Kirsty was born in the North East of England, but currently lives with her husband and small daughter in the United States. UNFED, the eagerly awaited sequel to UNDEAD, will be published by Chicken House August 2012.

Kirsty McKay

Books by Kirsty McKay

by Kirsty McKay - Youth Fiction

Just when you think you're out...it's the morning after the night of the return of the living dead. Or something like that. Bobby thought she'd found the antidote to the Carrot Man Veggie Juice that had turned the rest of their classmates into zombies. But this time, zombies aren't the only evil stressing her out. The brain-dead are bad enough, but how can Bobby stop the big pharma business behind the epidemic? Especially when her own mom works for the company?