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Reading Man and His Symbols, edited by Carl Jung and found this phrase to resonate off the page and course through the veins of my work:
“Primitive man must tame the animal in himself and make it his helpful companion; civilized man must heal the animal in himself and make it his friend.”
In promotion of Fat & Bones, the folks at Lerner Books asked me a couple of questions about my influences, favorite lines, and advice to the aspiring. Read the interview here.
Interview with Larissa Theule, author of Fat & Bones, discusses her motivations and inspirations behind the story’s cruelty, tenderness, and the charmingly ridiculous.
Now in stores- Fat & Bones and Other Stories! Written by Larissa Theule, illustrated by Adam S Doyle, published by Lerner Books. Find it at your local bookshop or order online.
Limited edition hardcover has a really cool silver embossed image of Fat juggling knives beneath the jacket.