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Literally: Amazing English Words & Where They Come From


Have you ever wondered where our words come from?
In this non-fiction picture book, you’ll be amazed to discover the global and cultural diversity hidden in the English language that we use every day! Each word is paired with a two-page spread illustration, which takes inspiration from the origins of the word itself.

By Patrick Skipworth, Illustrated by Nicholas Stevenson. Published by What on Earth Books, 2020. 32 pages, hardcover.