Jon Katz has written fourteen bookssix novels and eight works of nonfictionincluding A Dog Year, The New Work of Dogs, The Dogs of Bedlam Farm, and Katz on Dogs. A two-time finalist for the National Magazine Award, he has written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, and the AKC Gazette. A member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers, he writes a column about dogs for the online magazine Slate and is co-host of "Dog Talk," a monthly show on Northeast Public Radio. Katz lives on Bedlam Farm in upstate New York and in northern New Jersey with his wife, Paula Span, who is a Washington Post contributing writer and a teacher at Columbia University, and their dogs. He can be e-mailed at firstname.lastname@example.org or at email@example.com. From the Hardcover edition.Katz, Jon is the author of 'Katz on Dogs A Commonsense Guide to Training And Living With Dogs', published 2006 under ISBN 9780812974348 and ISBN 0812974344.