Where To Buy Funny English
Funny English Errors and Insights — Illustrated is a popular book for all ages, comprising 301 unconsciously humorous uses and misuses of written English, including student bloopers, media misprints, and funny signs. The book is illustrated with more than 30 photographs from the pictures collections of the National Library of Australia. See below for information on where to buy your copy.
Title: Funny English Errors and Insights — Illustrated
Author/Editor: Troy Simpson
Publisher: National Library of Australia
BookstoresFunny English Errors and Insights: Illustrated has sold through its first print run and the second print run has started. The main place you can buy the book is The National Library Book Shop, from anywhere in the world. You may also still be able to find the book at the bookstores listed below.
If you stock our book and your bookstore isn't listed below, please contact us so that we can add your store to the list of stockists.
- Aesop's Attic
- Andrews Books
- Mary Martin Books
- Melbourne University Bookshop
- Sun Bookshop (Yarraville, Melbourne)
See further, Where To Buy Books In Australia.
- Foreign Language Bookstore (Beijing, custom orders taken)
- La Casa del Libro (ask them to order the book in for you; please allow around 1 month for dispatch)
- ABC Books (Lowfield Heath, CRAWL)
- Bob's Books (Romulus, MI)
You will also be able to order your copy online, from anywhere in the world. Online book stores that we already know will stock the book include the following retailers.
- National Library's online shop
- Berkelouw Books Online
- Bookglobe Online Bookshop
- Boomerang Books
- Cokahama Books
- Co-op Bookshop
- DA Direct
- Emporium Books
- Leading Edge Books
- Mosaic Resources
- Pages&Pages Booksellers
- Paperchain Online
- Rainbow Book Agencies
- Shearers Bookshop
- The Nile
- UNSW Press
See further, Where To Buy Books In The UK.
See further, Where To Buy Books In The USA
For the major bookstores in India, see Where To Buy Books In India
For the major bookstores in Pakistan, see Where To Buy Books In Pakistan
Search multiple online bookstores for Funny English Errors and Insights — Illustrated at these sites:
- AddALL.com or used.AddALL.com
- Booko (recommended)
- Direct Textbook
- Google Books
Retailers can purchase the book from our distributor, NewSouthBooks.
Find In A Library
If you prefer to borrow Funny English than buy it, here are some of the libraries that we know hold the book:
- Hawkesbury City Council Library Service, Windsor Central Library
- Kogarah Library and Cultural Services
- State Library of NSW
- Bayside Library Service
- Frankston City Library
- Melbourne Library Service
- Moonee Valley Library Service
- Port Phillip Library St Kilda Branch
- Victoria University Library
Keep visiting this page for updates on where you can buy Funny English Errors and Insights!
News and Updates
3 May 13: "Sister" book, The Funny Dictionary, now available as an e-book. Buy here for just $6.95.
15 June 12: Improve your vocabulary with the recently updated English Language Skills site!
30 Nov 11: Author of Funny English launches Facebook Fan Page for new book, The Funny Dictionary
19 Nov 11: Order Funny English for Christmas. Order here, from anywhere in the world.
9 Sep 11: Funny English author, Troy Simpson, to give Author Talk, 15 Sept 11 (updated: SOLD OUT)
27 April 11: Funny English is the National Library Bookshop's No 1 Bestseller for Autumn 2011! Order your copy while stocks last
8 April 11: Author of Funny English, Troy Simpson, joins fellow author Denise Sutherland in launching the website, English Language Skills.
11 Jan 11: Read the review of Funny English in Teacher: The National Education Magazine here.
11 Jan 11: Sister website, Write Better English, finds new owners. Read press release.
25 Dec 10: Funny English receives glowing review in Teacher: The National Education Magazine (more details soon)
21 Dec 10: A video of the launch of Funny English is now available
16 Dec 10: Troy Simpson and Denise Sutherland to write a book of funny definitions
15 Dec 10: Author of Funny English announces work on new book of funny exam answers
11 Dec 10: Author of Funny English attends book signing at Borders
22 Nov 10: Funny English reaches 60,000 Facebook Fans
21 Nov 10: Funny English is featured on ABC Radio's Tuesday Morning Book Club
19 Nov 10: Funny English moves up into Borders' Top 10 Bestseller List in Humour & Gifts
13 Nov 10: Funny English makes Borders' Top 20 Bestseller List in Humour & Gifts
8 Nov 10: Funny English debuts in the National Library's bestseller list for October at number 3
4 Nov 10: Funny English receives positive review by The Canberra Times. Read the review here.
31 Oct 10: Funny English is available from Borders' Christmas Catalogue under "Hot Gifts for Everyone"
29 Oct 10: Readers' positive feedback floods in. Read news ticker for examples.
29 Oct 10: Funny English is officially launched. Details to follow.
23 Oct 10: Funny English reaches 50,000 Facebook Fans
18 Oct 10: Funny English moves up from 9th to 8th in NewSouthBooks' Top 10 Bestsellers — in all categories
13 Oct 10: Funny English is most "Liked" book in Humour at Borders
8 Oct 10: Funny English moves up NewSouthBooks' Top 10 Bestsellers — in all categories
6 Oct '10: Author of Funny English interviewed by Carol Duncan on ABC radio Newcastle/Sydney
4 Oct '10: Funny English enters Top 5 Bestseller List in Humour for Borders
4 Oct '10: Author of Funny English interviewed by Ross Solly on ABC radio Canberra
2 Oct '10: Funny English enters Top 10 Bestseller List for NewSouthBooks
1 Oct '10: Funny English is top pre-order in Humour for Borders
1 Oct '10: Funny English appears in bookstores