Fascinating...Little's obvious enthusiasm drives the prose and keeps the information fresh and relevant. Arguing that language heritage is about more than the use of definite articles, Little delivers a revealing lesson in history, culture, prejudice, and privilege. (Booklist
An entertaining and enlightening book from a brainy, foul-mouthed and very funny tour guide. (Kirkus Reviews
A Bill Bryson-esque journey across the landscape of American language and culture, including everything from Navajo to Norwegian.