May 2018 Non-Fiction Sourcebooks

Turned on: A Mind-Blowing Investigation Into How Sex Has Shaped Our World Ross Benes, foreword by A.J. Jacobs

Paperback (Trade paperback US) | Apr 2018 | Sourcebooks Inc | 9781492658603 | 336pp | 203x133mm | GEN | AUD$27.99, NZD$34.99

This well-researched exploration of human sexuality by journalist Ross Benes bares all about the role of sex in shaping the seemingly innocuous and non-sexual aspects of our lives. With a foreword by New York Times bestselling author A. J. Jacobs, Turned On draws on all aspects of the social sciences, including history, psychology, religion, economics, and sociology, combining innovative research and analyses with captivating anecdotes to reveal just how much sex affects the world around us.

"A book marinated in provocative assertions that are certain to instigate debate and productive discussion" — Kirkus Reviews