‘Other People’s Pets’ Is A Colorado Book Award Finalist

June 18, 2021

What’s my cat thinking? What’s going on between my dog’s ears? Questions pet owners have no doubt asked themselves. It's partly why the novel “Other People’s Pets” is such a delicious read. It is also a finalist for a Colorado Book Award. Author R.L. Maizes, who lives in Niwot, writes about an animal empath. Her protagonist feels in her body what animals feel. Which makes her a stellar student in veterinary school, until she has to drop out for a family crisis. Ryan spoke with R.L. Maizes in March.