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Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Allan Walsh - Goodreads

A little dated, but there are some good tips in this book. Definitely worth a read if you are starting out as a writer or want to improve your style. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Malachy Caldwell - Goodreads

Succinct and extremely useful for anyone who wants their writing to be taken more seriously. Be warned though - a background in grammar will be needed for much of the material that is discussed. Also ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Colb - Goodreads

This is a handy book, and a quick read, for anyone interested in improving their writing abilities. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Nathan - Goodreads

Made the mistake of reading the dated Project Gutenberg edition, about half of which can be disregarded. It's worth a read for any writer to brush up on some of the common rules of grammar. However ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Yevgeniy Brikman - Goodreads

A fairly boring read - the book is just a long list of grammar and style suggestions - but a decent reference to check every now and then. That said, if you already know what to look for, a google ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Oana Kovacs - Goodreads

A bit boring for a fiction reader like me, but helpful. Read full review

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User Review  - HMCHMC - Goodreads

My head hurts. Read full review

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User Review  - Ottilie - Goodreads

I feel weird giving a 'textbook' more than 3 because well, who 'really' enjoys reading textbooks, let along grammar ones? I was given this book by a relative for Christmas because I am always up for ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Tj Thompson - Goodreads

It's ok. Not real sure why this is considered a writers "got to have" book. It's good, but not any more useful than a number of other grammar and style books. Worth having if you have it. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

I'm not saying there's not a load of essential and relevant information in this book for writers & readers young & old. I will say if you've already studied journalism for multiple years and don't ... Read full review


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