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Lives of the monster dogs

Author: Kirsten Bakis
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A German scientist in Canada creates over 100 dogs who can talk and walk on hind legs. One day they revolt and move to New York where they become instant celebrities. Rich, intelligent and elegantly dressed, their story is told by a young woman journalist who befriends them and who discovers that they are doomed. An exploration of the boundary between human and animal. A debut in fiction.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Parables
Fantastic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kirsten Bakis
ISBN: 0374189870 9780374189877
OCLC Number: 34943262
Description: x, 291 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Kirsten Bakis.

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A German scientist in Canada creates over 100 dogs who can talk and walk on hind legs. One day they revolt and move to New York where they become instant celebrities. Rich, intelligent and elegantly dressed, their story is told by a young woman journalist who befriends them and who discovers that they are doomed. An exploration of the boundary between human and animal. A debut in fiction.

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