Kat Clay is a writer and photographer from Melbourne, Australia. In 2017, she was longlisted for the CWA Debut Dagger award for her unpublished novel, Victorianoir. Her novella, Double Exposure, was released in 2015 with Crime Factory and was longlisted for the Davitt Award for Australian women's crime … Find out more about About Kat Clay
Clay is clearly a powerful writer, able to lift images out of the ordinary and into originality.
The Adelaide Review
Double Exposure reminded me a little of Paul Auster’s New York Trilogy, another noir narrative that slipped from the hardboiled into something else. That’s a big comparison but the writing here is solid, making this a very well executed debut.
Author of The Student
Poetic, cinematic, and hell of a lot of fun, Double Exposure is a love letter to hardboiled’s dirty past that never lets us forget the urgency of the present. Kat Clay writes like a weapon, an author whose pen takes no shit from anyone.
Author of Devil’s Advocates: Suspira