Katherine Davidsen is a language teacher who has lived and taught in Indonesia for over 15 years. She has a degree in Indonesian Language and Literature from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. She is the author of Easy Indonesian and several dictionaries including Tuttle Concise Indonesian Dictionary, Periplus Pocket Indonesian Dictionary and has written a number of other books on Indonesian, as well as a Sundanese dictionary.
Small enough to fit into the palm of your hand and of course your handbag means it is easy to bring everywhere with you and use when you are stuck for a word you don't know. There are a whopping 12,000 words in it which pretty much means that when you are out and about you are certainly going to be able to locate words you need. -Sinead Lawson, Juice on Jakarta blog