Dimensions: 32 pages, 6.2 × 6.1 × 0.5 in
Published: May 7, 2013
Publisher: Andrews Mcmeel Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1449437524
ISBN - 13: 9781449437527
About the Book
The Oatmeal creator Inman complements his latest #1 "New York Times"-bestseller "How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You" with an ode to doggydom for the 45 million U.S. households that consider Fido a BFF.
From the Publisher
Matthew Inman dishes another helping of hilarity from his online
comic The Oatmeal in My Dog: The
Paradox. After years of carefully observing his own dog,
Rambo, Inman follows his #1 New York Times best-selling
How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You, with this
ode to the furry, four-footed, tail-wagging bundle of love and
unbridled energy frequently dubbed man's best friend.
This eponymous comic became an instant hit when it went live on The
Oatmeal.com and was liked on Facebook by 700,000 fans. Now fans
will have a keepsake book of this comic to give and to keep.
In My Dog: The Paradox, Inman discusses the canine
penchant for rolling in horse droppings, chasing large animals four
times their size, and acting recklessly enthusiastic through the
entirety of their impulsive, lovable lives. Hilarious and
heartfelt, My Dog: The Paradox eloquently illustrates
the complicated relationship between man and dog.
We will never know why dogs fear hair dryers, or being baited into
staring contests with cats, but as Inman explains, perhaps we love
dogs so much "because their lives aren't lengthy, logical, or
deliberate, but an explosive paradox composed of fur, teeth, and
About the Author
TheOatmeal.com is an entertainment Web site full of comics, quizzes, and stories. The site gets more than 7 million unique visitors and 30 million page views a month; 250,000 blogs and Web sites have linked to it. TheOatmeal.com is written, drawn, and coded by Matthew Inman, a king of all trades when it comes to the Web. Matthew lives in Seattle, Washington, with his dogs, Rambo and Beatrix.