Robert McCrum





Robert McCrum

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Robert McCrum is an associate editor of the Observer. He was born and educated in Cambridge. For nearly 20 years he was editor-in-chief of the publishers Faber & Faber. He is the co-author of The Story of English (1986), and has written six novels. He was the literary editor of the Observer from 1996 to 2008, and has been a regular contributor to the Guardian since 1990


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The Story of English
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 1,389 ratings — published 1986 — 23 editions
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Globish: How the English La...
3.19 of 5 stars 3.19 avg rating — 365 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Wodehouse: A Life
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 282 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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My Year Off
3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 1998 — 16 editions
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In the Secret State
3.29 of 5 stars 3.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1980 — 3 editions
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On Reading: Notes on the li...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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Suspicion
2.62 of 5 stars 2.62 avg rating — 8 ratings3 editions
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On Authors: Interviews with...
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2012
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On Writing: Notes from the ...
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2012
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The Psychological Moment
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