...a way of reclaiming the language... from the denatured terms of modern public discourse.

— James Gorman
New York Times

Unexpected as a concept and fabulously well-executed, a gift in every sense of the word.

— Beth Kephart
Chicago Tribune

Home Ground…is a civilized pleasure, in the way great reference books can be.

— Oscar Villalon
San Francisco Chronicle

...feels like an act of patriotism, like breathing in a poem by Walt Whitman and hearing all the voices of America...

— Fredric Koeppel
The Commercial Appeal can almost hear mountains and hills bursting into song, and trees of the field clapping their hands. 

— Jeff Johnson
The Christian Century