“A fascinating study not only of the roots and growth of our own language but of its future.”—Bloomsbury Review
How English conquered the world: a Guns, Germs, and Steel argument based on the power of the word.
These fifty humorous misrules of grammar will open the eyes of writers of all levels to fine style.
Distilled wisdom from two publishing pros for every serious nonfiction author in search of big commercial success.
A deft analysis and appreciation of fiction—what makes it work and what can make it fail.