Holiday Gift Guide

• A Book for Every Reader in Your Life •

Let’s rejoice in the gift of reading! From Friday, November 29 to Tuesday, December 31, receive 30% off sitewide (excluding digital products) by entering code HOLIDAY19 at checkout. Please note that this discount cannot be combined with other offers.

To assist your seasonal decision-making, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite HUP books—both new, critically-acclaimed scholarship and time-tested classics.

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Jacket: Out of My Skull: The Psychology of Boredom, by James Danckert and John D. Eastwood, from Harvard University Press

Responding to Boredom during Self-Isolation

No one likes to be bored, but it’s almost inevitable during this time of social distancing and self-quaratine. John D. Eastwood, coauthor of Out of My Skull: The Psychology of Boredom, explains some things that we know about boredom, how to address it—and even what we can gain from it. We have been here before. During the SARS outbreak of 2003, upwards of 23,000 people in the Greater Toronto Area were quarantined. House

‘manifold glories of classical Greek and Latin’

The digital Loeb Classical Library (loebclassics.com) extends the founding mission of James Loeb with an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.