Edited by Castro Jordan

by Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Beattie,Ann, Bird,Raegan, Butler,Blake, Ryan C. K. Choi, Clune,Michael W., Cottrell,Patty Yumi, DeWitt,Annie, Hodson,Chelsea, Igarashi,Yuka, Iskandrian,Kristen, Leidner,Mark, Lin,Tao, McClanahan,Scott, Manguso,Sarah, Nutt,David, Okoyomon,Precious, Pink,Sam, Polek,Nicolette, Scanlan,Kathryn, Schutt,Christine and Whitten,Mallory

Published by: Tyrant Books

224 Pages, 5.50 x 8.50 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781733535991
  • Published: June 2020


This anthology collects original writing and art by novelists, poets, and academics about their pets, including a killer chihuahua, a catatonic toy poodle, a contraband cat, a backyard full of endangered desert tortoises, five forgotten parakeets, and a skinny ex-racehorse named Joe. From legends like Ann Beattie and Christine Schutt to cult figures like Scott McClanahan and Tao Lin, this anthology collects writing from some of today’s best literary talent. Edited by Jordan Castro with contributions by Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Ann Beattie, Raegan Bird, Blake Butler, Ryan C. K. Choi, Michael W. Clune, Patty Yumi Cottrell, Annie DeWitt, Chelsea Hodson, Yuka Igarashi, Kristen Iskandrian, Mark Leidner, Tao Lin, Scott McClanahan, Sarah Manguso, David Nutt, Precious Okoyomon, Sam Pink, Nicolette Polek, Kathryn Scanlan, Christine Schutt, and Mallory Whitten.