New Michael Quinion Book

Michael Quinion TheEditor at WORLDWIDEWORDS.ORG
Tue Sep 30 16:56:45 UTC 2003

> I hope this is not an inappropriate posting, but I thought people on
> this list would be interested that Library Journal has a very
> favorable review of Michael Quinion's new book, Ologies and Isms: A
> Dictionary of Word Beginnings and Endings. The review concludes: "Even
> if you think you know the English language, you will learn a thing or
> two from this little volume. Easy to use, small enough to carry
> around, and chockfull of useful information, this book is for anyone
> who truly loves language."
> Congratulations, Michael!

Thank you! I was amused by the subject line, as the book's been out
over a year in the UK and nine months in the US! But it's still
selling well (even better after that review came out).

Michael Quinion
Editor, World Wide Words
E-mail: <TheEditor at>
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