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Issue Details: First known date: 2008 2008
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'Dear Readers,

'You may not know me, but I know you. I am - the WORD SPY.

'Ever since I can remember, I've been listening to, speaking, reading, and yes, spying on words. The time has come for me to share with you some of the many things I have discovered. All you have to do is open this book ... the wonderful world of words awaits!' (Publisher's blurb)

Notes

  • Includes games and activities.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Camberwell, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin , 2008 .
      Extent: 245p.
      Description: illus.
      ISBN: 9780670072279 (hbk.)
    • New York (City), New York (State),
      c
      United States of America (USA),
      c
      Americas,
      :
      Dial Press , 2009 .
      Extent: 246p.
      ISBN: 9780803734067 (hbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Hilary Adams , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , April vol. 89 no. 7 2010; (p. 45)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Reading and Viewing : Gripping Texts for the Junior Years Deborah McPherson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 45 no. 3 2010; (p. 82-83)

— Review of Spinner : A Novel Ron Elliott 2010 single work novel ; The Billionaire's Curse Richard Newsome 2008 single work novel ; The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction ; The Return of the Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2010 single work non-fiction
The Children's Book Council of Australia Judges Report 2009 2009 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of The Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 53 no. 3 2009; (p. 4-10)
Untitled Jonathan Hunt , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Horn Book Magazine , September/October vol. 85 no. 5 2009; (p. 580-581)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
May I Have a Word Frances Atkinson , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 21-22 March 2008; (p. 25)
Treasure-Trove of Curiousities Ruth Wajnryb , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 21-23 March 2008; (p. 33)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Off the Shelf : Language Dianne Dempsey , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 29 March 2008; (p. 28)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Happy Ending Stephanie Owen Reeder , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 301 2008; (p. 62)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction ; The Reading Bug : And How You Can Help Your Child to Catch It Paul Jennings 2003 single work non-fiction
YA Fiction Lili Wilkinson , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Newsletter of the Australian Centre for Youth Literature , April no. 1 2008; (p. 21)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
In Brief Ernie Tucker , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 43 no. 2 2008; (p. 92-94)

— Review of Crime Seen Jenny Pausacker 2007 single work novel ; Blood Brothers Peter Corris 2007 single work novel ; Joel and Cat Set the Story Straight Nick Earls Rebecca Sparrow 2007 single work novel ; The Dragon Companion : An Encyclopedia Carole Wilkinson 2007 reference ; The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
[Untitled] Ruth Starke , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books For Young Adults , Winter vol. 16 no. 2 2008; (p. 34-35)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Untitled Jo Goodman , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 52 no. 1 2008; (p. 40)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Child Protagonists in Adult Settings Ernie Tucker , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 43 no. 2 2008; (p. 85-86)
Treasure-Trove of Curiousities Ruth Wajnryb , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 21-23 March 2008; (p. 33)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Off the Shelf : Language Dianne Dempsey , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 29 March 2008; (p. 28)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Happy Ending Stephanie Owen Reeder , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 301 2008; (p. 62)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction ; The Reading Bug : And How You Can Help Your Child to Catch It Paul Jennings 2003 single work non-fiction
YA Fiction Lili Wilkinson , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Newsletter of the Australian Centre for Youth Literature , April no. 1 2008; (p. 21)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
In Brief Ernie Tucker , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 43 no. 2 2008; (p. 92-94)

— Review of Crime Seen Jenny Pausacker 2007 single work novel ; Blood Brothers Peter Corris 2007 single work novel ; Joel and Cat Set the Story Straight Nick Earls Rebecca Sparrow 2007 single work novel ; The Dragon Companion : An Encyclopedia Carole Wilkinson 2007 reference ; The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
[Untitled] Ruth Starke , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books For Young Adults , Winter vol. 16 no. 2 2008; (p. 34-35)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Untitled Jo Goodman , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 52 no. 1 2008; (p. 40)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Untitled Jonathan Hunt , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Horn Book Magazine , September/October vol. 85 no. 5 2009; (p. 580-581)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Untitled Hilary Adams , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , April vol. 89 no. 7 2010; (p. 45)

— Review of The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction
Reading and Viewing : Gripping Texts for the Junior Years Deborah McPherson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 45 no. 3 2010; (p. 82-83)

— Review of Spinner : A Novel Ron Elliott 2010 single work novel ; The Billionaire's Curse Richard Newsome 2008 single work novel ; The Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2008 single work non-fiction ; The Return of the Word Spy Ursula Dubosarsky 2010 single work non-fiction
May I Have a Word Frances Atkinson , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 21-22 March 2008; (p. 25)
The Children's Book Council of Australia Judges Report 2009 2009 single work column
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of The Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 53 no. 3 2009; (p. 4-10)
Child Protagonists in Adult Settings Ernie Tucker , 2008 single work column
— Appears in: English in Australia , vol. 43 no. 2 2008; (p. 85-86)
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