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

User Review  - Doug Canfield - Goodreads

Who'd of thought a book about punctuation would be so much fun. It's a little book and probably won't add anything to the writing or editing knowledge of grammarian "sticklers" (as the author ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Kurt Adam - Goodreads

The least dry book on punctuation I've ever read. The writing is very breezy and conversational, so much so that I almost feel like I missed any of the actual rules. This wasn't really a problem for me, though, since the dry British wit was more than enough to keep me reading. Read full review

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

User Review  - Joux - Goodreads

Great for leisure or travel reading. It presents a highly entertaining and unpretentious presentation on the history and usage of punctuation, peppered with lively and funny examples and literary ... Read full review

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

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Eats, Shoots & Leaves was a quick read, grabbed from a friend's shelf while traveling. I rest so much more comfortably in the use of my use of more complex punctuation knowing it's more of an art that we were all lead to believe in school. Onward. Read full review

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

User Review  - Chelsi - Goodreads

Eats, Shoots & Leaves somehow managed to make punctuation interesting, covering the surprisingly intriguing topics of apostrophes, commas, quotation marks, colons, interjections, the dash, the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Dawn - Goodreads

Very entertaining look at the decline of punctuation and the subtleties thereof. Read full review

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

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

A very charming take on punctuation from a self-proclaimed "stickler" with a red pen whose concern for declining punctuation standards is readily apparent. Very British, very dry, and quite funny for ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Snicholson524 - Goodreads

Very funny! While reading this book I noticed multiple punctuation issues on billboards, signs at work, and signs at church. Ha. Read full review

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

User Review  - James Farrant - Goodreads

Firstly, I must tell you that I heard that this was a funny book (it is), but wrongly supposed (from the title), that it was bemoaning any man who, having been invited for dinner, eats, shoots and ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

I assumed that this book would be about grammar, but it turned out to be on punctuation. That doesn't sound very exciting, but it was one of the funniest books I have read recently! I highly recommend ... Read full review


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