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
- So Much Things to Say: 100 Poets from the First Ten Years of the Calabash International Literary Festival
- Among the Bloodpeople: Politics & Flesh
- The Hungered One
- Bronx Biannual: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature
- Lagos Noir (Nigeria)
- The Accidental Hunter
- What Is Hip-Hop?
- Home: Social Essays
- The Lunatic
- Black Lotus