Other-Wordly words both strange and lovely from around the world


tsundoku: (noun, Japanese) buying books and not reading them; letting books pile up unread on shelves or floors or nightstands
 
tartle: (verb, Scots) to hesitate while introducing or meeting someone because you have forgotten their name
 
hoppipolla: (compound verb, Icelandic) jumping into puddles
 
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ISBN:

9781452125343

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

64

Dimensions:

20cm x 15cm

RRP:

$27.99

Category:

Kids & Young Adult

Publisher:

Chronicle Books

Published:

18 July 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Yee-Lum Mak

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR

Kelsey Garrity-Riley