Tumblr Blog ‘Text From Dog’ Inks Book Deal
Tumblr blog Text From Dog has landed a book deal. The website publishes fictitious SMS conversations between a dog and its owner with humorous results.
U.K. Publisher Headline Publishing will release the book on October 25.
Launched in April the blog offers the following description:
“My dog sends me texts. I post them here. Yeah, it’s weird.”
Text From Dog creator October Jones and his dog Cooper expressed their excitement on Twitter, tweeting to their many fans:
WOOF RT @thebookseller Headline to publish Texts From Dog: Headline has acquired a new humour title, Texts… bit.ly/P2ijit
— October Jones (@OctoberJones) July 23, 2012
Other blogs to score book deals have included Dear Photographer and the Feminist Ryan Gosling blog which will debut its book in August.
Here’s one tweet from Text From Dog: