And for the first time, the feline model posing with the book is my very own personal cat.

The latest volume stars the Bearded Vulture on the cover, and contains chapters 23-26, introduced by the full “here’s what you missed on BICP” recap.

Buy a paperback of Volume 7 for your bookshelf!

Buy an ebook of Volume 7 for your e-bookshelf!

And don’t forget BICP at Flaming River Con, in Cleveland on September 21. Come find Erin Ptah’s table for signed books, in-person sketches, Patrick pins, and more.

(The cat’s name is Marshmallow Fluff, for obvious reasons. He’s still nervous about being petted or touched…but he’s come a long way from his “squeeze into the smallest corner possible and don’t move” stage, thanks to almost 6 months in a stable home, with regular meals and all the toys he can swat.)