Fifteen Dogs

Fifteen Dogs

Paperback, 171 pages

Published April 14th 2015 by Coach House Books


And so it begins: a bet between the gods Hermes and Apollo leads them to grant human consciousness and language to a group of dogs overnighting at a Toronto vet­erinary clinic. Suddenly capable of more complex thought, the pack is torn between those who resist the new ways of thinking, preferring th......more


About the author(André Alexis)

André Alexis was born in Trinidad and grew up in Canada. His most recent novel,

, won the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize. His debut novel,

, won the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Trillium Book Award, and was shortlisted for t......more

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