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Free Book! While Supplies Last!

Free Book! While Supplies Last!

NOTE: Copies of this book are no longer available. Check the latest HABRI Central Review for information on participating in the next review.

Have you ever noticed similarities between human and animal behaviors or medical issues that struck you as so obvious you couldn’t imagine how anyone could miss them? Did you keep these observations to yourself lest someone accuse you of anthropomorphism? But did these similarities continue to fascinate you anyhow?

If so, have I got a book for you! Zoobiquity: What Animals Can Teach Us About Health and the Science of Healing by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, MD, and Kathryn Bowers will provide experienced professionals and novices with a keen interest in such human-animal similarities with numerous “I knew that!” as well as “Wow, I didn’t know that!” moments. It’s also possible that some parts of the book will elicit memories of personal experiences that provide further insights into the subject matter, while others will strike you as flat-out wrong. Written in an engaging and not at all pedantic style, the roughly 20-page chapters are the perfect length to read during a lunch break or while waiting for someone who notoriously runs late. And because each chapter explores a single topic—e.g. cancer, sexual behaviors, addiction—as it relates to humans and animals, you can read the book in multiple sittings without getting lost.

Of course there is one small hitch to this amazing free offer. In exchange for a book that would make a handsome addition to your library (or a super gift to your local library or a friend if you don’t mess it up when you read it), you would provide a maximum 1500 word review in which you share your views of the book with the HABRI audience. Probably fewer words than you write about your dog or cat or your kids or some politician you think is an idiot on Facebook every week. Never written a review before? Not to worry. I’ll (mm@mmilani.com) be happy to help you in any way I can.

So do yourself and the HABRI community a favor and request your copy of Zoobiquity from administrator@habricentral.org . Regardless of your background, we value your knowledge and views of humans and animals and different ways in which they directly or indirectly affect each other.

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