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Robert McCrum

Robert McCrum is the associate editor of The Observer and lives in London with his wife, Sarah Lyall. His books include the bestselling The Story of English, My Year Off, Wodehouse: A Life, and Globish.

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Books by Robert McCrum

  1. Book CoverGlobish: How English Became the World's Language


    “A fascinating study not only of the roots and growth of our own language but of its future.”—Bloomsbury ReviewMore

  2. Book CoverMy Year Off: Recovering Life After a Stroke


    A frank and moving memoir of the stroke that felled the author at his peak of vigor and achievement.More

  3. Book CoverWodehouse: A Life


    "An invaluable portrait, thanks to a broad, incisive and complex understanding of Wodehouse's psyche." --Janet Maslin, New York TimesMore