Susan Orlean and Julie Klam Talk Dog Books

Susan Orlean (Rin Tin Tin) and Julie Klam (You Had Me At Woof) discuss the ruff world of dog books in The New York Times.

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Rin Tin Tin Deserves An Oscar, too!

Susan Orlean, author of The Orchid Thief (or Adaptation, if you saw the very creatively adapted film by Spike Jonze and Charlie Kaufman) is pushing for a posthumous Oscar for the subject of her latest book, Rin Tin Tin: The Life and Legend, as it seems that way back in 1929, some ne’er-do-well actor fetched the poor dog’s gold statue all for himself!