The Word Snoop : A Wild and Witty Tour of the English Language!

The Word Snoop : A Wild and Witty Tour of the English Language!

Description

Meet the Word Snoop. She's dashing and daring and witty as can be?and no one knows more about the evolution of the English language than she does. Luckily, she's spilling her secrets in this gem of a book. From the first alphabet in 4000 BC, to anagrams, palindromes, and modern-day text messages, readers will learn all about the fascinating twists and turns our fair language has taken to become what it is today.

With playful black-and-white illustrations, riddles to solve, and codes to break, The Word Snoop is definitive proof that words can spark the imagination and are anything but dull. This is a book for every aspiring writer, and every true reader.


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Details

Author(s)
Ursula Dubosarsky, Tohby Riddle
For ages
9-12
Format
Hardback | 246 pages
Dimensions
130 x 178 x 28mm | 408g
Publication date
09 Jul 2009
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Dial Books for Young Readers,US
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
Line drawings, color; Illustrations, black and white
ISBN10
0803734069
ISBN13
9780803734067
Bestsellers rank
61,315