To celebrate the release of Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats, we’re pleased to feature a guest post from creator David Yow on his real-life cats Little Buddy, Nico, and Penny. In March 2005 I was in a new apartment and freshly divorced—clearly I needed a cat. A friend’s mama cat was about to […]
To celebrate the release of Simon’s Cat vs. the World, Akashic is featuring some of our favorite bookstore and library cats. Today, meet Penny, the Swansea Public Library (MA)’s furriest co-worker!
Featured: Black Interest
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- John Crow’s Devil
- New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tano)
- Sale Amiri Baraka 3-for-1 Sale!
- Black Music
- Sale The Bernice L. McFadden Collection
- The Accidental Hunter
- Iron Balloons: Hit Fiction From Jamaica’s Calabash Writer’s Workshop
- Eight New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set