Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
Witty, acute, fierce, and celebratory, Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? is a tough-minded search for ...
The Pattern in the Carpet
: A Personal History with Jigsaws
An original and brilliant work. Margaret Drabble weaves her own story into a history of games, in particular ...
Shakespeare: The Biography is quite unlike other more analytic biographies that have been written.
The Professor and the Madman
: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
With riveting insight and detail, Simon Winchester crafts a fascinating glimpse into one man's tortured mind ...
The Meaning of Everything
: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
A scintillating account of the creation of the greatest monument ever erected to a living language. Winchester...
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