- Explore more great deals on 1000's of titles in our Deals in Books store.
|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
I don't begrudge Ms. Vowell any of those things, but please write a book that goes with those choices.
Vowell's passion for learning about the details of history and her sense of humor as she shares her search-journey with her readers make this book time well spent.
The Wordy Shipmates is the third Sarah Vowell book I have read and while it is a good book and I found it very entertaining it is my least favorite of the three.
Love ALL Sarah's books -- I'm hooked. Keep writing, Sarah ! Great for book clubs too.Published 5 days ago by iluvcats
I enjoyed this often humorous and insightful look at the Puritans of the 1600s. The author does a great job showing how this history relates to current politics and decisions. Read morePublished 25 days ago by tom24503
I love Sarah Vowell's work, but this one lives up to its title by being very wordy. It's a bit more serious and less entertaining than some of her other writing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kato
Being a decendent of the group of Puritans this is about, it was very interesting for me to read this. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Linda K.
but still quite good. Sarah Vowell is witty and fun as she shines some light on our country's puritanical roots. Read morePublished 2 months ago by jen
If you claim to be a liberal, an ancestor of a Mayflower Pilgrim, a member of a Congregational church, an American you need to read this book. Ms. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Renee Carey
First encounter with Vowell. Enjoyed her slangy conversational style.Published 3 months ago by ILANAJERRY HAAS
I love Sarah Vowell and think she should be a consonant . This was a gift for a friend and unfortunately she never mentioned it to me after thanking me. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Dianne M. De Mink