Her Husband and His Dog

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When Mireya Navarro got married she braced herself for step-kids, not a step-dog. It seemed like more than anyone else in the family, Eddie the dog had a problem with the new arrangement. He was acting out. Not eating shoes or biting people—he didn’t bother with anything so obvious—he had a stealthier mission: to ruin a marriage.

Writer for The New York Times and author of the book Stepdog ( G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2015),  Mireya Navarro shares her story of  entering a new family, and how battling with her husband's beloved dog became emblematic of the bigger issues facing the newly-minted family. 


→ Reading at Watchung Booksellers at 7:00 PM in Montclair NJ on Wednesday, April 22

→ Reading at Instituto Cervantes at 7:00 PM in New York on Wednesday, April 29