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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  - Shelley - Goodreads

Re-reading this. It always makes me chuckle. Seriously funny. Read full review

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

User Review  - Spring - Goodreads

Enlightening humor and history. Single-handedly resurrecting the semi colons in my life. Read full review

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

User Review  - Delia - Goodreads

For a grammar nerd like me, this book was a lot of fun. It's nice to read the work of someone who is equally (if exceedingly) passionate about punctuation. Such an enjoyable and quick read for my fellow English people--and a good crash course for my grammar-challenged friends. Read full review

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

User Review  - Simran - Goodreads

I would've finished reading this book faster if I didn't stop and say, "go ahead, just read the first page" to everyone who asked me what I was reading, and then snatch it back. Truss managed to make ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Maryanne - Goodreads

Funny, no-nonsense guide to the sometimes disorderly world of punctuation. Really, you should read it. Because it is awesome. Read full review

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

User Review  - Sara - Goodreads

It was a fairly fast and interesting read packed full of hilarious examples. I'm not sure I know how to punctuate a sentence any better now than I did a week ago, but I was entertained. :-) Read full review

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

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Though I don't consider myself a punctuation martyr, I enjoyed this book. As one who definitely mourns the loss of good grammar due the influx of the internet into our daily lives, I found the history of punctuation that is related here fascinating. Read full review


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