A Golden Book Offer!

A Golden Book Offer!

The Golden Ass


Donkey Wise is back, with an AMAZING offer for you!

W.W. Norton has published an exciting new translation of one of the world’s earliest novels – The Golden Ass by Apuleius.

Edited by philosopher and author of Animal Liberation, Peter Singer, and translated by Apuleius scholar, Ellen Finkelpearl.

A comic tale about a man whose curiosity about magic results in him being turned into a donkey. The adventures of Lucius are highly entertaining, and reveal Apuleius’s remarkable empathy for animals. Read more