Eats, Shoots and Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!
PUTNAM CHILDREN, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
Illuminating the comical confusion the lowly comma can cause, this new edition of Eats, Shoots & Leaves uses lively, subversive illustrations to show how misplacing or leaving out a comma can change the meaning of a sentence completely.
This picture book is sure to elicit gales of laughter—and better punctuation—from all who read it.
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Review: Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!User Review - Jackie - Goodreads
I love this quote from the introduction: " Punctuation marks are the traffic signals of language: they tell us to slow down, notice this, take a detour, or stop." Punctuation marks are used with the ... Read full review
Review: Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!User Review - Harini Srinivasan - Goodreads
The book failed to live up to the hilarious story introducing grammar as a vital character in any piece of communication. I love grammar and as for grammar jokes!!! So I bought an eager copy of the book when it first came out, but was rather disappointed. Read full review