Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries

Book Verdict

Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries

by Kory Stamper

First Release:

June 2017

ISBN: 9781101870945

Brimming with intelligence and personality, this vastly entertaining account of how dictionaries are made is a must-read for word mavens. Notes. Bibliography. Index.

  • ISBN: 9781101870945
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Pantheon
    Page Count: 320
    Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
    Lexile: Level: 1170L
    Genre: Nonfic
  • Book reviews from Junior Library Guild, School Library Journal, and The Horn Book Magazine are available to JLG Members only.

    Already a member? Click here to login.

You Might Also Like

Category Price


14 books / $17.30 a book

Add ACN+ to Cart Add ACN+ to Wishlist

Print Book Price

List Price $26.95
JLG Member Price $17.30