Just My Type
: A Book About Fonts
A hugely entertaining and revealing guide to the history of type that asks, What does your favorite font say ...
Shakespeare: The Biography is quite unlike other more analytic biographies that have been written.
The Adventure of English
: The Biography of a Language
An enthralling story not only of power, religion, and trade but also of people and how they changed, and ...
: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
A. J. Jacobs
Part memoir and part education (or lack thereof), The Know-It-All chronicles NPR contributor A.J. Jacobs's...
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...
On Writing: A Memoir of The Craft
On Writing begins with King's childhood and his uncannily early focus on writing to tell a story. King ...
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