Lexplorers Book Reviews

Lexplorers Book Reviews

From time to time, the Lexplorers will share our thoughts on books that we have read.


“What Were They Thinking?” Travel Adventures


The Rory Stewart Crazy Train Trilogy by Rory Stewart




The Girl With Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee




Couchsurfing Im Iran: Meine Reise hinter verschlossene Türen (“Couchsurfing in Iran: My Travels Behind Closed Doors”) by Stephan Orth



My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth by Wendy E. Simmons



Round Ireland With a Fridge by Tony Hawks


Language Learning and Linguistics

Reading the OED: One Man, One Year, 21,730 Pages by Ammon Shea




Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries by Kory Stamper




Fluent Forever: How to Learn Any Language Fast and Never Forget It by Gabriel Wyner




Babel No More: The Search for the World’s Most Extraordinary Language Learners by Michael Erard