Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers

Hannah Tinti


With bravura storytelling, bold mind's eye, and fierce narrative keep an eye on, this fabulous debut introduces that infrequent author who reveals humanity in our so much unconventional habit, and the humor underneath our darkest impulses.

In those ten unusual, humorous, and unnerving tales, animals turn into the litmus attempt of our private fears and longings. within the identify tale, an elephant keeper courts probability from his light cost; in “Miss Waldron’s purple Colobus,” a headstrong younger lady in Africa is lured by means of the liberty of the monkeys within the bushes; in “Talk Turkey,” a boy has mystery conversations with the turkeys on his friend’s family’s farm; in “Slim’s final Ride,” a toddler performs chilling video games along with his puppy rabbit; in “Gallus Gallus,” a pompous husband tasks his anger at his spouse onto her prized rooster.

This clean, artistic debut will introduce Hannah Tinti as the most proficient writers of her iteration. input her international at your personal possibility, and you may come away bewitched.

From the Hardcover edition.

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