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Best short writing style book

User Review  - azreview -

I buy multiples of this book to give to my students who are studying composition and English. A short simple book on how to be a better writer. Truly a CLASSIC book. Price was fantastic on Overstock I think I bought four. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - FrancescaSz - LibraryThing

I curl up with this book on the worst days; those horrible ones without standards or integrity. A well-written sentence is a comfort to me, and this book is full of them. Besides, it's hard not to ... Read full review


User Review  - mizggd - Borders

Strunk and White's The Elements of Style is updated and contemporary. It is a classic, simple to understand, direct and entertaining to read. As a writer I keep it by my desk for use in my work as ... Read full review

excellent resource

User Review  - richo1 -

This book is an excellent resource to all types of writers. The book is straightforward and easy to use. I keep it handy in case I forget any rules of writing. Read full review

Style indeed!

User Review  - mch2212 -

This is a wonderful rendition of a great book. The illustrations are so charming and it makes for a great gift. A friend gave it to me when I went back to school and now I want copies for everyone I know great teacher gifts too. Read full review

great reference

User Review  - debraphilly -

This reference book is a useful tool for effective writing. I started using it years ago for editing technical reports and letters. I just purchased numerous copies for my staff to help them brush up on their writing skills. Read full review

Communicate in Style

User Review  - photographytom75 -

For over fifty years The Elements of Style has been the writers go to reference. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Kate Weiskopf - Goodreads

I come from two generations of writers and being a huge grammar nerd, I loved this book. Now, I'm not a TOTAL freak and didn't read the whole thing straight through for enjoyment. However, I still find it very useful to reference while writing a paper. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Whitney - Goodreads

How did I graduate in English without reading this? I didn't expect the venerated “Strunk and White” to be so funny; I devoured it as if it were a novel. The first part, thick with technical grammar ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - auntieknickers - LibraryThing

I'm sure we have more copies of "The Little Book" around the house, but I couldn't resist this illustrated version. Invaluable. Read full review

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