About the Author
Alexandra Horowitz is the author of the #1 New York Times
bestseller Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know and
Being a Dog: Following the Dog into a World of Smell. She teaches
at Barnard College, where she runs the Dog Cognition Lab. She lives
with her family and two large, highly sniffy dogs, one cat, and one
puppy in New York City.
"Engaging, amusing, and relatable..."
Alexandra Horowitz does more than open our eyes in On Looking:
Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes
. She opens our hearts and minds,
too, gently awakening us to a world -- in fact, many worlds --
we've been missing...The pages hum and shine as a result, warmly
reflecting the author's genuine enthusiasm for her work and its
revelations.-- "USA Today"
Alexandra Horowitz's new book is as wonderful as her first.
Inside of a Dog
helped us to imagine the worlds of our
beagles, collies, greyhounds and mutts. On Looking
us that the world is just as rich, strange and charmed when seen
through the eyes of our local artists, doctors, architects and
toddlers. On Looking
also teaches us that Alexandra Horowitz
is a writer to watch.--Jonathan Weiner "author of Beak of the