Read ePUB Among Animals: The Lives of Animals and Humans in Contemporary Short Fiction By John Yunker –

Stories that affirm the indelible bond among humans and animalsThe relationships among human and non human animals goes back to the beginning of time and the ways in which these relationships have evolved and sometimes not is the inspiration for this collection of contemporary short fiction, penned by writers from across the globe This diverse collection of stories explores the ways in which we live among and often in conflict with our non human counterpartsThese stories feature animals from the familiar dogs and cats to the exotic elands and emus , and in these stories animals are both the rescuers and the rescued Within these pages are glimpses of the world through the eyes of a zookeeper, a shelter worker, a penguin researcher, and a neighborhood stray, among many others all highlighting the ways in which animals and humans understand and challenge one another Among Animals is a dynamic collection of stories from the worlds most gifted contemporary authors those who pay close attention to the creatures with which we share our planet, and who inspire us to pay closer attention as well