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Review: Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss

Now that I’ve been reading several books on writing, I’ve come to the conclusion that books on writing should either be funny, matter of fact or zen-like. 638 more words

Review And A Half

Reading Project 2015 - Cat Out Of Hell #3

First I chuckled, then I had the worst nightmare (literally) and then I finished off reading this book with another hilarious bout of laughter! So apart from the bad dreams (more about that later) I totally enjoyed Cat Out Of Hell by… 206 more words

Projects

Lynne Truss at the library

Late last year, I saw that Lynne Truss (author of Eats, Shoots & Leaves; cue grammatically justified string of exclamation points) was publishing a novel this spring. 638 more words

Books

Friday 56

The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. Join in every Friday, the rules are simple.

Rules:
*Grab a book, any book. 167 more words

Books

The Dust Jacket: With Lynne Truss

Author Lynne Truss, perhaps better known for her non-fiction work (such as Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation) made an appearance at Barnes and Noble last night to read from her latest piece of fiction,  367 more words

Barnes And Noble

Book review: Accidence will Happen: The Non-Pedantic Guide to English Usage, by Oliver Kamm

“Accidence will Happen: The Non-Pedantic Guide to English Usage”
by Oliver Kamm
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, February 2015
Hardback, 13.5 x 18.5 cm (5.4 x 7.3 in), 301 pp., £12.99… 1,068 more words

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Eats, Shoots & Leaves

Third grade students’ sense of humor, their growing knowledge of punctuation, and developing awareness of nuance make them the perfect audience for Lynne Truss’ witty book, … 346 more words

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