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Robert McCrum is an English writer and editor. He served as literary editor of The Observer for more than ten years. In May 2008 he was appointed Associate Editor of the Observer and was succeeded as literary editor by William Skidelsky. He was formerly editor-in-chief at Faber & Faber.

McCrum writes regular reviews and is also co-author of The Story of English (McCrum, Robert, William Cran, and Robert MacNeil. New York: Elisabeth Sifton, 1986) and P. G. Wodehouse: A Life (McCrum, Robert, W. W. Norton & Company, 2004).

In 1995 McCrum suffered a massive stroke. The devastating experience and his recovery is chronicled in My Year Off. He had only been married for two months and the book includes diary entries made by his wife, the journalist Sarah Lyall.

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Total Books: 73
Every Third Thought On Life Death and the Endgame
Globish How English Became the World's Language
2011 - Globish How English Became the World's Language (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780393339772
ISBN-10: 0393339777
Genre: History
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Globish How the English Language Became the World's Language
The Story of English
2008 - The Story of English (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435297647
ISBN-10: 1435297644
Genre: Reference
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Wodehouse A Life
2005 - Wodehouse a Life (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393327519
ISBN-10: 0393327515
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Wodehouse
2005 - Wodehouse (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780141000480
ISBN-10: 0141000481
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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The Story of English
2002 - The Story of English (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780571210770
ISBN-10: 0571210775
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Mein Jahr drauen Wiederentdeckung des Lebens nach einem Schlaganfall
2000 - Mein Jahr Drauen Wiederentdeckung Des Lebens Nach Einem Schlaganfall (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783442726578
ISBN-10: 3442726573
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My Year Off
1999 - My Year Off (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780708991176
ISBN-10: 0708991173
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My Year Off Rediscovering Life After a Stroke
1999 - My Year Off Rediscovering Life After a Stroke (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330352406
ISBN-10: 0330352407
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
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My Year Off  Recovering Life After a Stroke
1999 - My Year Off Recovering Life After a Stroke (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780767904001
ISBN-10: 0767904001
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Verdacht
1999 - Verdacht (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783423202756
ISBN-10: 3423202750
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Suspicion
1997 - Suspicion (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745153209
ISBN-10: 0745153208
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Brontosaurus Bumper Book
1997 - The Brontosaurus Bumper Book (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780571176908
ISBN-10: 0571176909
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Jubilee
1994 - Jubilee (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780517474495
ISBN-10: 0517474492
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The Fabulous Englishman
1994 - The Fabulous Englishman (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330331791
ISBN-10: 0330331795
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The Psychological Moment
1993 - The Psychological Moment (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780436270116
ISBN-10: 0436270110
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The Story of English  Revised Edition
1993 - The Story of English Revised Edition (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140154054
ISBN-10: 0140154051
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
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The World Is a Banana
1992 - The World Is a Banana (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745116112
ISBN-10: 0745116116
Genre: Children's Books
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In the Secret State
1992 - In the Secret State (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330324922
ISBN-10: 0330324926
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Story of English
1992 - Story of English (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780571164431
ISBN-10: 0571164439
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1987 - Brontosaurus Superstar [A Magnet book] (Paperback)Hardcover