Monday, April 04, 2011

Aids and Helps: My Bookshelf

What books have you got on your bookshelf that help you in your writing? Here's my (incomplete) list.

Dictionary (duh)
Thesaurus (double duh)
Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
Why Do We Quote?
Dictionary of Changes In Meaning
From Pitch to Publication
Wicked Words
i before e except after c
an apple a day
Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology
A Word in Your Shell-Like
Good Writing Guide
Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes
March Hares and Monkey's Uncles
Encyclopedia of Word and Phrase Origins
Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language

What's on your bookshelf?

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