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By Carol Emshwiller

ISBN-10: 1618730037

ISBN-13: 9781618730039

“Combines the tough humor of Candide with the allegorical panache of Animal Farm.”—Entertainment Weekly
"Carol is the main unappreciated nice author we've acquired. Carmen Dog must be a vintage within the faculties through now . . . It's so humorous, and it's so keen."
—Ursula okay. Le Guin
“A rollicking outre satire.... jam-packed with comedian leaps and absurdist genius.”—Bitch
“A clever and humorous book.”—The long island Times
"This trenchant feminist fantasy-satire mixes components of Animal Farm, Rhinoceros and The Handmaid's Tale.... mind's eye and absurdist humor mark [Carmen Dog] all through, and Emshwiller is enticing even if such a lot savage approximately male-female relationships."—Booklist
"Her fabulous premise permits Emshwiller canny and often hilarious insights into the dangerous sex-role stereotypes either women and men perpetuate."
Publishers Weekly
The debut identify in our Peapod Classics line, Carol Emshwiller’s genre-jumping debut novel is a perilous, sharp-eyed examine males, ladies, and the realm we are living in.
Everything is altering: ladies are becoming animals, and animals are changing into ladies. Pooch, a golden setter, is popping right into a attractive woman—although she nonetheless has a few of her canines characteristics: she simply can't shuck that loyalty thing—and her former proprietor has become a snapping turtle. whilst the turtle attempts to take a chunk of her personal child, Pooch snatches the infant and runs. in the meantime, there's a perilous wolverine at the free, males are desperately attempting to determine what's happening, and Pooch discovers what she fairly desires: to sing Carmen.
Carmen Dog is the humorous feminist vintage that encouraged writers Pat Murphy and Karen pleasure Fowler to create the James Tiptree Jr. Memorial Award.

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