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News & Features » April 2014 » Limited Edition Signed Preorder of David Yow’s Copycat Now Live!

Limited Edition Signed Preorder of David Yow’s Copycat Now Live!

David Yow fans, now’s your chance to grab some EXCLUSIVE fan gear by preordering David Yow’s Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats!

This LIMITED package (only 150 sets will be produced!) includes the following items:

  • One hardcover copy of COPYCAT, signed by David Yow.


  • A 100 percent cotton, limited edition T-shirt (see below), designed by David Yow, of the cat pun illustration “Catastrophe.” The illustration is in color on a white background.
  • A gorgeous and colorful exclusive limited-edition cat print by David Yow, signed by Yow himself, and individually numbered out of 150 copies. (This cat illustration is unique to this preorder and does not appear in the book.)

For full details, or to purchase a preorder package, please click here!

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Also check out The Jesus Lizard Book, a coffee-table band book that features exclusive photographs, notes, and commentary from all four members of the Jesus Lizard, including David Yow.

David Yow’s cat portraits, captured here for the first time in book form, are bold, striking, hilarious, and beautiful. Each portrait is based around a pun, but they capture so much more than wordplay. All cat lovers will find something to relish in this gorgeous coffee-table book, which is the perfect gift for cat enthusiasts, animal lovers, and anyone with a playful sense of humor.

About the book, David Yow says: “I love cats. Always have. The only time I didn’t have a cat was a brief hell in Chicago where I lived in an apartment whose landlord didn’t allow them. At that place, I had a life-sized cardboard cutout of a cat which I named Toody. I also love wordplay. I’m the only adult I hang out with who still gets a kick out of puns. I make up palindromes. I used to write songs and poems (these days, I leave that for the songwriters and poets); in this book of cat-pun drawings, I have made a concerted effort to come up with ideas that range from really funny to really amusing. The entire litter of animals in this book are line drawings that are ‘colored in’ with photographic textures, and each cat is dropped into a photographic setting. Yep, that’s the truth.”

Click here to read an interview with David Yow at Catster.

See below for sample images from Copycat:


Posted: Apr 2, 2014

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