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User Review  - rslynch - LibraryThing

Looking at the cover of this book, I had no idea what it what about. Closer inspection, however, revealed this little gem to be a grammar book with a sense of humor. I found it to be very helpful and nice reading as well. Read full review

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User Review  - AgentJade - LibraryThing

Taking just a minute to throw aside all my liberal ideas about non-absolute grammar from my college language classes, I would like to categorically state for the record that Ms. Truss is a lovable ... Read full review

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User Review  - Talar - LibraryThing

I did not begin this book for my own leisure, I was told to read it to develop my punctuation skills. Expecting a book that told me straight facts and rules, I was pleasantly surprised this was not ... Read full review

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User Review  - midlevelbureaucrat - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this one. Yes, it gets a bit preachy and whiney. Truss's sense of humor had me smirking (Well, that's kind silly, isn't it?) But, this is great treatise on why punctuation matters; and, it ... Read full review

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User Review  - miketroll - LibraryThing

This delightful review of the history and role of punctuation in our language was to some a surprising best-seller. But is public interest in language really such a revelation? Lynne Truss writes here ... Read full review

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User Review  - auntieknickers - LibraryThing

A book for those of us who cringe when we see a house sign reading "The Smith's". Read full review

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User Review  - fish1861 - LibraryThing

If any book can make grammar "fun," this is the book. Read full review

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User Review  - readerspeak - LibraryThing

A limited audience would enjoy this -- I thought it was really fun! Read full review

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User Review  - peggyar - LibraryThing

Irreverent books about modern day punctuation or lack of. Read full review

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User Review  - aob - LibraryThing

If you're interested in the difference between a hyphen and a dash, then you'll love this book. Read full review


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