The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
The New York Times Bestseller
“Rich in dexterous innuendo, laugh-out-loud humor and illuminating fact. It’s compulsively readable.” —Los Angeles Times Book Review
The best-selling author of Stiff turns her outrageous curiosity and insight on the most alluring scientific subject of all: sex.
- April 2009
- 5.5 × 8.3 in
/ 336 pages
- Territory Rights: Worldwide including Canada, Singapore and Malaysia, but excluding the British Commonwealth.
Endorsements & Reviews
“Roach is a fearless and witty reporter.” — Wall Street Journal
“[Mary Roach] is a bold, tenacious, and insatiable reporter. . . . [She] has a knack for posing the embarrassing, nonlinear and too obvious questions that others are always afraid to ask. . . . A greatly satisfying romp.” — New York Times Book Review
“Roach is one of those rare writers who can tackle the most obscure unpleasantness and distill the data into a hilarious and informative package. . . . It’s a wonderful read, sprinkled with facts you can quote to amaze your friends.” — San Francisco Chronicle
“Roll over, Kinsey. Mary Roach has done it again. Like Stiff, her improbable page-turner about cadavers, Bonk proves that full-bodied research can be riveting.” — O, The The Oprah Magazine
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