Lots of Holiday Book Giveaways from Princeton University Press

Books make great gifts! They make especially great gifts if they are free because you won them in a Princeton University Press Book Giveaway. Check out our current book giveaways:


At the Facebook page for The Crossley ID Guide, we are having a Now & Later giveaway. At 5 PM today, December 14, we will randomly select a fan of the facebook page to receive a free autographed copy of The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds “now” and a copy of The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors “later”. The Crossley ID Guide is unlike any other bird book or guide on the market and will help birds of all levels learn to look at birds in a new, better way. To be in the drawing, just become a fan of the page!

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Fans of Albert Einstein will “ooh” and “ahh” over our giveaway of The Ultimate Quotable Einstein. When we reach 800 fans on The Ultimate Quotable Einstein facebook page we will select one lucky fan to receive a free copy of the most complete compendium of Einstein’s bons mots available. Enter the giveaway by becoming a fan of this site: https://www.facebook.com/QuotableEinstein.

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Literature and Poetry buffs will want to check out our Goodreads giveaway for a copy of the newly released 4th edition of The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics. Booklist called the previous edition “the standard source for information on the history and criticism of poetry and poetic technique and theory.” The drawing for the prize will take place on December 20th.

December 20, 2012
We’re also giving away a copy of our new Two Cheers for Anarchism: Six Easy Pieces on Autonomy, Dignity and Meaningful Work and Play on Goodreads! Author James Scott was recently featured in the New York Times and the book was reviewed in both the Wall Street Journal and The Independent. This is a hot book! The drawing takes place on December 17th, so check it out soon.

December 17, 2012

At the Princeton Birds and Natural History facebook page, we are hosting an Around the World Book Giveaway. One lucky, randomly selected fan of the site will receive their choice from our recently published international field guides. The drawing takes place at 5 PM today, December 14.

Possible prizes include:

Animals of the Masai Mara: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9845.html
Birds of the Masai Mara: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9846.html
A Field Guide to the Wildlife of South Georgia: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9847.html
A Visitor’s Guide to South Georgia: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9848.html
Birds of India: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9669.html
Birds of the Middle East: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9291.html
A Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9670.html
Birds of Central Asia: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9672.html
Birds of Aruba, Curacao, and Bonaire: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9674.html
Birds of Melanesia: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9675.html
Birds of Peru: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9140.html
Sharks of the World: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/7931.html
Carnivores of the World: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9532.html

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  1. Hi,
    Books about birds interest me.
    Occasionally i read this blog, and always i find good information.
    Thanks for sharing

  2. I really would love to get my hands on the Albert Einstein Book. One of the most important Scientist of all Time. So i will head over to the facebook page immediately

  3. These giveaways are great.
    Just participated for The Crossley ID Guide, I hope i’ll win.

  4. Response…poetry is born of love that world have no love no story and poetry will in the world