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Is That a Word?

Is That a Word?

From AA to ZZZ, the Weird and Wonderful Language of SCRABBLE®

By David Bukszpan • Illustrations by Dave Hopkins


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Scrabble® aficionados may know that both “Brr” and “Brrr”
are legitimate plays, but what about everyday names like
Peter, Carl, and Marge? They’re not listed as proper nouns,
but they are certainly playable. For lovers of Scrabble®,
Bananagrams®, and Words with Friends®, this lively guide
helps readers make the most out of word games, packed
with new ways to remember the best words alongside tips
for improving game play and much more. Part strategy
guide and part celebration of all things wordy, this collection
of facts, tips, and surprising lists of playable words will
instruct and delight the letterati.

More Details

Size: 6 x 8 in in;
Pages: 176 pp, 2-color images throughout pp;
Format: Hardcover
Publication: September 2012
ISBN: 9781452108247
ISBN10: 1452108242
David Bukszpan is a freelance book publicist and co-creator of the literary t-shirt jersey line, Novel-T. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Dave Hopkins is an illustrator whose work has appeared in magazines from The Economist to MOJO. He lives in the UK.

Is That a Word?

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