A Book for Sad Pets (Hardcover)
We love our pets, don't we? A Book for Sad Pets is a beautifully illustrated encapsulation of just how fraught and emotional bond we have with our pets can get... but is it just about our pets? In just a few pages, with a few words, and a handful of illustrations, newcomer Kristen Tipping will take you on an emotional roller coaster and examines the promises of loyalty we make so casually. A perfect present for the pet owner in your life... or for your unrequited love.
Kristen Tipping is an asexual graphic artist and comic creator with a master's degree in illustration from Minneapolis College of Art and Design. She make a lot of strangely endearing bittersweet work full of fluffy animals, queer feelings, and existential dread. Her recent projects include ward-winning serial comic Evil Witch Allie and the ongoing comic collection Bedtime Stories for Strangers.