The Word Collector

The Word CollectorSome people collect stamps.Some people collect coins.Some people collect art.And Jerome Jerome collected words In this extraordinary new tale from Peter H Reynolds, Jerome discovers the magic of the words all around him short and sweet words, two syllable treats, and multisyllable words

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Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries

Word by Word: The Secret Life of DictionariesBrimming with intelligence and personality, a vastly entertaining account of how dictionaries are made a must read for word mavens While most of us might take dictionaries for granted, the process of writing them is in fact as lively and dynamic as language itself With sharp wit and irreverence,

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Ebenezer Has a Word for Everything

Ebenezer Has a Word for EverythingEbenezer collects words But it s hard to find someone who shares his passion.No one seems to understand Ebenezer s word collections, but his efforts are finally appreciated when he meets Fitzgerald Fitzgerald doesn t have a word collection but he does have lots of ideas Together, they can make

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Sticks & Stones

Sticks & StonesA feel good middle grade debut with just a hint of magic about a girl who has a rare disorder that makes the words other people say about her appear on her body Ever since she was a baby, the words people use to describe Elyse have instantly appeared on her arms and legs At first it was just

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If the S in Moose Comes Loose

If the S in Moose Comes LooseSpelling has never been so zany When the S in MOOSE comes loose, Cow must find the missing letters and glue MOOSE back together Perfect for fans of Michael Hall and Sandra Boynton Rollicking, clever, and a great way to have fun with letters, If the S in Moose Comes Loose is a seriously wild ride

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