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NIU Press to host winter book sale

November 23, 2015

Book cover of “Butter” by Anne PanningLooking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Or seeking just the right book to snuggle up with on a cold, snowy night?

Northern Illinois University Press has something for everyone!

The winter book sale features dozens of titles at drastically reduced prices, most between 50 percent and 70 percent off.

Young children and their parents will be excited about the new Stuffed Bunny Science Adventure Series, published in partnership with the NIU P-20 Center.

Geared toward kids ages 5 to 8, the eight-book series incorporates STEM concepts in fun adventure stories starring a stuffed bunny named Bear. The first book in the series, “The Toy and the Twister,” is available at a sale price of $14.00. The second book, “The Toy and the Tide Pool,” will be released in spring 2016. Learn more about the series and find resources, videos and games at

Huskies fans can pick up copies of “Northern Illinois Huskies Football” for just $10 each.

Fiction lovers will enjoy novels from the Switchgrass Books imprint for only $5 each. The sale also features biographies of John Deere, John Paul Stevens and Richard Daley, as well as Robert Blagojevich’s riveting memoir, “Fundraiser A.”

Several other titles in history, religion, philosophy, Russian studies and additional subject areas are available at discounted prices.

A complete list of sale titles and prices, as well as ordering information, is available online. Customers can order online or by phone, mail, or fax. Use promo code WN15SALE to receive the sale prices. Books will be mailed, and shipping charges will apply. The winter sale promo code is valid through Friday, Dec. 18, while supplies last. Order early!

NIU employees can always receive a 25 percent discount on all NIU Press books by using promo code NIUFS14. However, the employee discount promo code cannot be used in conjunction with the winter sale promo code.

Questions? Email [email protected].