Electric Literature : a conversation with my friend Dan about Dostoevsky, self-promotion, and cigarettes.


American Short Fiction: A reflection on the struggle to absorb criticism without curling up in the fetal position/plotting maniacal revenge.


Largehearted Boy: A playlist to accompany When Mystical Creatures Attack!




The New York Times

"This dark, rich, little novel in stories shows Founds as a talented moralist of nearly Russian ferocity."



Publisher’s Weekly Starred Review

"Punctuated with marvelous moments of humor and pathos, and no matter the narrative form they take, [the stories] uniformly reveal vividly realized characters with complex inner lives."



Kirkus Review

A surreal, dark, and very funny collection that has the emotional punch of a novel."



The Irish Times

"Kathleen Found’s inventive debut collection has the cohesion and clout of a novel."



 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Review

"When Mystical Creatures Attack! dazzles with humor, imagination."


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