Basher Basics: Punctuation: The Write Stuff

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Macmillan, Dec 7, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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With its lively, creative approach, this is a unique and highly memorable one-stop guide to using punctuation marks correctly. Each mark is each represented by its own character – from unassuming Semicolon to loud-mouthed Exclamation Mark – who explain in their own words what makes them tick and how they are used. "Do's and "Don't"s provide practical advice to help every child unravel the rules and regulations of the English language.

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I really enjoyed how this book gave personality and human expressions to common punctuation marks used in writing. This approach encourages the student to learn with feeling, not just simple ... Read full review

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User Review  - skane86 - LibraryThing

This book, through the use of whimsical cartoons and easily comprehended language, teaches the ins and outs of punctuation. This book would be an effective tool when teaching a preliminary course on ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Artist and designer Simon Basher has fun playing in the world of contemporary character design. Inspired by a love of simple line work and a rich colour palette, his characters fill the gap between edgy Manga and the cuteness of Hello Kitty!

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