Cornelius Kane

Cornelius Kane lives in Australia. Visit him at

Books by this Author

Animal Farm meets The Simpsons in this inventive twiston the hard-boiled detective novel, featuring a world made up exclusively of cats, dogs, and one ruthless fox...Bull terrier Crusher McNash is a no-nonsense homicide detective who eats out of  the can and only bathes when his boss orders  him  to.  He’s  just  been thrownaboneaboutagruesome case involving Rottweilers torn apart by a savage killer, and the only lead he’s been able to...

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Remember you are only a dog

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Mediocrity

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Fluency in ten languages

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Last time I said that

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Climbing a drainpipe to a third-story roof

Author Voices

November 21, 2008

... because you've never heard of Cornelius Kane or his book The Unscratcahables (it comes out July 2009). But look on the bright side. Now you'll be able to tell all your friends that you discovered the book well before it became a global phenomenon, outselling that wizard kid and the teen vampire thing and launching Kane into the stratosphere.