9th Ave: Caitlin Doughty (SOLD OUT)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 7:30pm

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location. This is a ticketed event. Tickets available here.

 

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals about Death Cover Image

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Caitlin Doughty discusses her new book, Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions from Tiny Mortals about Death

Ticket includes a copy of Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs. Seating is limited and on a first come first serve basis. Ticket does not guarantee a seat. There will be standing room available when all the seats are filled.

 

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals about Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Dianne Ruz (Illustrator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393652703
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019

Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral?


From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Landis Blair (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356281
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 9th, 2018

Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty embarks on a global expedition to discover how other cultures care for the dead. From Zoroastrian sky burials to wish-granting Bolivian skulls, she investigates the world's funerary customs and expands our sense of what it means to treat the dead with dignity.


Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393351903
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 28th, 2015

Armed with a degree in medieval history and a flair for the macabre, Caitlin Doughty took a job at a crematory and turned morbid curiosity into her life's work. She cared for bodies of every color, shape, and affliction, and became an intrepid explorer in the world of the dead.


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