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Blurb Your Enthusiasm : An A-Z of Literary Persuasion

Louise Willder Hardback 352 pages This is the outside story of books. From blurbs to titles, quotes to (checks jacket) cute animal designs - via author feuds, writing tricks, classic literatur...
€19,95*

How to Tell Stories to Children

Silke Rose West - Joseph Sarosy Paperback 208 pages, Integrated, colour A step-by-step guide for parents and teachers Storytelling is one of the oldest and most essential skills known to humanki...
€16,95*

How To Be Well Read

John Sutherland Paperback 560 pages anging all the way from Aaron's Rod to Zuleika Dobson, via The Devil Rides Out and Middlemarch, literary connoisseur and sleuth John Sutherland offers his ver...
€14,95*

Alex Bellos

The Language Lover's Puzzle Book

PaperbackAlex Bellos The Language Lover's Puzzle Book : Lexical perplexities and cracking conundrums from across the globe From the bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Can You ...
€12,95*

A Place For Everything : The Curious History of Alphabetical Order

Judith Flanders Paperback 368 pages Once we've learned it as children, few of us think much of the alphabet and its familiar sing-song order. And yet the order of the alphabet continues to play ...
€13,95*

Index, A History of the

Dennis Duncan Hardback 352 pages Perfect for book lovers, a delightful history of the wonders to be found in the humble book indexMost of us give little thought to the back of the book - it's jus...
€25,95*

Word Perfect: Etymological Entertainment Every Day

HardbackSusie Dent Welcome to a year of wonder with Susie Dent, lexicographer, logophile, and longtime queen of Countdown's Dictionary Corner. From the real Jack the Lad to the theatrically literal s...
€20,95*

Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style

SoftbackBenjamin Dreyer An indispensable, New York Times-bestselling guide to the craft of writing from Random House's long-time copy chief and one of Twitter's leading language gurus. We all write, ...
€12,95*
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A Place For Everything

Judith Flanders Hardback 272 pages Once we've learned it as children, few of us think much of the alphabet and its familiar sing-song order. And yet the order of the alphabet, that simple knowl...
€23,95*
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