Book giveaway: Plucked

February 11, 2015 nyupressblog 2

“Most of Earth’s mammals possess luxuriant fur. Only one seeks to remove it. Rebecca Herzig’s delightful history of hair removal in America helps explain why: smooth skin is a cultural imperative.” —The Economist “Plucked is an

Book giveaway: Books That Cook

August 13, 2014 nyupressblog 1

To celebrate the final days of summer, we are giving away two free copies of Books That Cook: The Making of a Literary Meal, the newest title in our Fall 2014 catalog.  Many of us