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    • The Secret Life of Dictionaries
    • By: Kory Stamper
    • Narrated by: Kory Stamper
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 233
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 232

    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, Kory Stamper cracks open the complex, obsessive world of lexicography - from the agonizing decisions about what and how to define to the knotty questions of usage in an ever-changing language.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Kory should narrate more Audible books!

    • By R. Stern on 04-24-17

    Regular price: $24.50