You're An Animal, Viskovitz! by Alessandro Boffa

You're An Animal, Viskovitz!

Alessandro Boffa with John Casey (Translator), Maria Sanminiatelli (Translator), Maria Sanminiatelli (Translator), John Casey (Translator)

160 pages first pub 1998 (editions)

fiction short stories adventurous funny reflective fast-paced


A parrot who speaks of love, a police dog who's a Buddhist, a microbe with an inferiority complex, a chameleon hoping to find himself, a scorpion with the fastest sting in the West?Viskovitz is each of these animals and many more; yet it is the hu...

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Community Reviews Summary of 77 reviews


funny 100%
lighthearted 66%
mysterious 33%


fast 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Character: 33%

Strong character development?

N/A: 33% | No: 33% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

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