...a fun and informative ... book that everyone who writes or talks should keep where it can be easily reached. -- Nancy Mehl, Myshelf.com, November 1, 2002
Dimwit's Dictionary and The Dictionary of Concise Writing...are two of the better usage books to come down the road. -- Zay Smith, Chicago Sun-Times, October 31, 2002
This book is a cure all (thank goodness that phrase is OK) for trite writing...We rated it five hearts. -- Bob Spear, Heartland Reviews, October 2002
About the Author
Robert Hartwell Fiske is also the author of The Dictionary of Concise Writing. He is the editor/publisher of the Vocabula Review, an online journal about the English language.