PRAISE FOR MERRILL MARKOE Nose Down, Eyes Up
“Read this novel for its nose-to-the-ground wisdom, for its unsentimental take on family, and for the funniest, furriest pack of jokesters this side of the Marx Brothers.”—O: The Oprah Magazine
“Whimsical . . . an ideal place to bury your nose.”—Los Angeles Time
“Hilarious.”—Publishers Weekly Walking in Circles Before Lying Down
“Bound to make you laugh out loud.”—People
“Fun and charming . . . So spin around three or four times, curl up with your four-legged friend and enjoy.”—Fort Worth Star-Telegram
“A delight.”—Boston Sunday GlobeFrom the Hardcover edition.
About the Author
Emmy Award–winning writer Merrill Markoe
lives in Los Angeles, California, the garden spot of America, with four dogs and a man. She has authored three books of humorous essays and the novels Nose Down, Eyes Up; Walking in Circles Before Lying Down;
and It’s My F---ing Birthday
and co-authored (with Andy Prieboy) the novel The Psycho Ex Game
. A lot of additional information about her—including a long bio, goofy videos, etc.—can be found at merrillmarkoe.com. After great amounts of hesitation, she is also on Facebook. But since she thinks about pulling the page down on a daily basis, check fast.