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Bob's Bible: Words, Hooks & Anagrams By Robert Gillis
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Bob's Bible is the comprehensive distillation of the word knowledge you need to become a superior Scrabble player. It's perfect for browsing, reference or all-out study! It's a must-have for any... More > ardent player of the game, be they beginner or World Champion. Now you can have a champion's word knowledge summarized in one convenient book. Inside: Each of the 83667 Nat’l Scrabble Assoc.-acceptable 2- to 8-letter words are alphabetically listed & annotated with all of its hooks (one letter extensions) & anagrams (words using exactly the same letters). Look up HARKENED & you'll find the obscure anagram DAKERHEN. You'll discover LUNCH & RIOT can be hooked with a G to make GLUNCH & GRIOT . PICTURES anagrams to both CUPRITES & the unexpected PIECRUST! Delightful surprises go on & on! Study sections highlight JQXZ words, vowel-heavy words, words with front hooks & 3300+ new words added in 2006. This 2009 edition adds new self-quizzes for learning and reviewing 1000s of the most likely bingos (7-8 letter words).< Less
Bob's Bible: Words, Hooks & Anagrams By Robert Gillis
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Bob's Bible is the comprehensive distillation of the word knowledge you need to become a superior Scrabble player. It's perfect for browsing, reference or all-out study! It's a must-have for any... More > ardent player of the game, be they beginner or World Champion. Now you can have a champion's word knowledge summarized in one convenient book. Inside: Each of the 83667 Nat’l Scrabble Assoc.-acceptable 2- to 8-letter words are alphabetically listed & annotated with all of its hooks (one letter extensions) & anagrams (words using exactly the same letters). Look up HARKENED & you'll find the obscure anagram DAKERHEN. You'll discover LUNCH & RIOT can be hooked with a G to make GLUNCH & GRIOT . PICTURES anagrams to both CUPRITES & the unexpected PIECRUST! Delightful surprises go on & on! Study sections highlight JQXZ words, vowel-heavy words, words with front hooks & 3300+ new words added in 2006. This 2009 edition adds new self-quizzes for learning and reviewing 1000s of the most likely bingos (7-8 letter words).< Less
Bob's Bible: Words, Hooks & Anagrams By Robert Gillis
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Bob's Bible is the comprehensive distillation of the word knowledge you need to become a superior Scrabble player. It's perfect for browsing, reference or all-out study! It's a must-have for any... More > ardent player of the game, be they beginner or World Champion. Now you can have a champion's word knowledge summarized in one convenient book. Inside: Each of the 83667 Nat’l Scrabble Assoc.-acceptable 2- to 8-letter words are alphabetically listed & annotated with all of its hooks (one letter extensions) & anagrams (words using exactly the same letters). Look up HARKENED & you'll find the obscure anagram DAKERHEN. You'll discover LUNCH & RIOT can be hooked with a G to make GLUNCH & GRIOT . PICTURES anagrams to both CUPRITES & the unexpected PIECRUST! Delightful surprises go on & on! Study sections highlight JQXZ words, vowel-heavy words, words with front hooks & 3300+ new words added in 2006. This 2009 edition adds new self-quizzes for learning and reviewing 1000s of the most likely bingos (7-8 letter words).< Less
Top Anamonic Stems 2007 By Robert Gillis
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Anamonics are mnemonic devices used by top Scrabble players to give them instant recall of which letters can be added to a rack of 7 letters to form an 8 letter word. A phrase or sentence that can... More > be associated mentally with a 7 letter word is memorized. This Anamonic will be made up only of the letters that can combine with the 7 letter word to make a Scrabble acceptable 8 letter word. In the case where no vowels work with the word, a convention requires the anamonic to contain the 4 most common vowels A E I & O and optionally U. The theory is that the player will easily be able to tell that it's more likely that no vowels will work than that all of them will (the original word usually already has 3 or more vowels in this case).< Less
Bob's British Bible Hardcover By Robert Gillis
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All the 2-8 letter words annotated with hooks and anagrams. British unique words are in italics for dual dictionary players. Original May 2007 Letter-sized edition in HardCover.
Bob's British Bible (6-column Letter Paperback) By Robert Gillis
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Generous font size. Publisher grade paper. Dual dictionary version.
Bob's British Bible II: 9 to15-Letter Words with Hooks & Anagrams By Robert Gillis
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The longer words in Sowpods are annotated in a alphabetical list with their hooks and anagrams. Words are 9 to 15 letters long. British Unique words and hooks are in gray italics and words new in... More > 2006 and 2007 are highlighted. New US words and new British words are also listed in their own separate sections.< Less
Sowpods Redux A4 Coil By Robert Gillis
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All the 2 to 8 letter words along with their hooks and anagrams. Based on the 2007 Sowpods standard used in international crossword game competition.
Top Anamonic Stems 2007 By Robert Gillis
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Anamonics are mnemonic devices used by top Scrabble players to give them instant recall of which letters can be added to a rack of 7 letters to form an 8 letter word. A phrase or sentence that can... More > be associated mentally with a 7 letter word is memorized. This Anamonic will be made up only of the letters that can combine with the 7 letter word to make a Scrabble acceptable 8 letter word. In the case where no vowels work with the word, a convention requires the anamonic to contain the 4 most common vowels A E I & O and optionally U. The theory is that the player will easily be able to tell that it's more likely that no vowels will work than that all of them will (the original word usually already has 3 or more vowels in this case).< Less
Bob's Color British Bible 2007 Hardcover (SOWPODS) By Robert Gillis
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This is the ultimate guide to the Sowpods and North American word lists used in tournament Scrabble. All words are color coded, black for words that can be played anywhere, and green for the... More > additional words that acceptable in international play. This is the only book using color coding to give visual cues to tournament players who play in both the North American and World Lexicons. Each word is flanked by its front and back hooks and underset by its anagrams. The hooks and anagrams are are also color coded as well, to indicate which lexicons they qualify for. The lists are updated to the latest revisions: 2006 for the North American words and 2007 for the British words. All words added in 2006 to the US lexicon are highlighted in sky, whilst the 2007 British additions are highlighted in cornsilk.< Less