Nonfiction Book Club

Event date: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 7:00pm

Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101970263
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - March 6th, 2018

“We think of English as a fortress to be defended, but a better analogy is to think of English as a child. We love and nurture it into being, and once it gains gross motor skills, it starts going exactly where we don’t want it to go: it heads right for the goddamned electrical sockets.”

Event address: 
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Collegeville, PA 19426