Jon Katz has written sixteen bookssix novels and ten works of nonfictionincluding A Dog Year, The Dogs of Bedlam Farm, The New Work of Dogs, Katz on Dogs, and A Good Dog. A two-time finalist for the National Magazine Award, he writes columns about dogs and rural life for the online magazine Slate, and has written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, GQ, and the AKC Gazette. He co-hosts an award-winning show, Dog Talk, on Northeast Public Radio. Katz lives on Bedlam Farm in upstate New York with his wife, Paula Span, and his dogs, sheep, steers and cow, donkeys, barn cat, irritable rooster Winston, and three hens. Visit the author's website at www.katz-dogs.com. He can be e-mailed at email@example.com. From the Hardcover edition.Katz, Jon is the author of 'Dog Days' with ISBN 9780812974355 and ISBN 0812974352.