Author(s): Larry Ashmead
This is a passionate book editor's compilation of amazing names of real people, with helpful commentary and wise advice.
'What's in a name? A barrel of laughs.' - Daily Telegraph'Spare a tear for Ms Hanky...' - Daily Express'There is a surprising number of awkwardly named people in the world...' - The Times
Larry Ashmead recently retired after a long and distinguished career as an editor, including many years with HarperCollins. Among his authors are Susan Isaacs, Anne River Siddons and Simon Winchester. Larry lives in Stuyvesant, New York.