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Brilliant Book Titles #47

The importance of punctuation, illustrated in one title:

You can reserve a copy online at South Dublin Libraries’ catalogue here.

Blurb:
The spirited and scholarly #1 New York Times bestseller combines boisterous history with grammar how-to’s to show how important punctuation is in our world—period. 129 more words

READ: A Review on Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss


Eats, Shoots & Leaves
isn’t exactly a grammar book, but a point of view on the current grammatical state of today in a witty and delightful way.
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Mini Reviews #3

Happy Tuesday, everyone! I hope you are all fabulous.

The town of Lunacy, Alaska, was Nate Burke’s last chance. As a Baltimore cop, he’d watched his partner die on the street – and the guilt still haunts him. 993 more words

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Quote for Today: Lynne Truss

There is an old German fable about porcupines who need to huddle together for warmth, but are in danger of hurting each other with their spines. 127 more words

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Book Review: Eats, Shoots & Leaves

A panda walks into a cafe. He orders a sandwich, eats it, then draws a gun and fires two shots in the air.
“Why?” Asks the confused waiter, as the panda makes towards the exit.The panda produces a badly punctuated wildlife manual and tosses it over his shoulder.

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Book Reviews

Reading Challenge 2016: Book 14 – Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss

(My Rating: 4 /5)

I had skimmed through this book when my father bought it for me about 8-10 years ago, but now, inspired by… 493 more words

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Eats, Shoots & Leaves - Lynne Truss

Eats, Shoots & Leaves is a humorous “zero tolerance guide” to punctuation, and every writer (or blogger) should have a copy. In fact I’m not sure how I survived for so long without it. 256 more words

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