Punctuation Book Lists

On Writing by Stephen KingThe Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.Bird by Bird by Anne LamottWriting Down the Bones by Natalie GoldbergEats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss
Best Books on Writing
518 books — 952 voters
Spritzerville,…Ohio? by Jason R. KoivuDo Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. DickWhose Body? by Dorothy L. SayersWhy Didn't They Ask Evans? by Agatha ChristieAre You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman
Titles with a Question Mark?
324 books — 57 voters

Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. SeussMoo, Baa, La La La! by Sandra BoyntonThe Amazing Super Great Awesome Incredible Fantastic Space Race! by Othen Donald Dale CummingsGuards! Guards! by Terry PratchettHow the Grinch Stole Christmas! by Dr. Seuss
Titles with an Exclamation Point!
538 books — 38 voters
The Copyeditor's Handbook by Amy EinsohnThe Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne TrussThe Chicago Manual of Style by University of Chicago PressGrammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing by Mignon Fogarty
Best Books for Editors
75 books — 24 voters

The Name of This Book Is Secret by Pseudonymous BoschSimple and Direct by Jacques BarzunScepticism Inc by Bo FowlerWhen You Catch an Adjective, Kill It by Ben YagodaHow Should a Person Be? by Sheila Heti
Cover Art Punctuation
47 books — 9 voters
Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne TrussAlfie the Apostrophe by Moira Rose DonohuePenny and the Punctuation Bee by Moira Rose DonohueSilent Letters Loud and Clear by Robin PulverThe War Between the Vowels and the Consonants by Priscilla Turner
Picture Books About Punctuation
11 books — 7 voters

Gangreen by Jef GeeraertsJackboot Britain by Daniel S. FletcherThat Semicolon Bitch Had To Die by Tom ConradBijna tot La Mancha by Luc Vancampenhout
Punctuation in Fiction
4 books — 3 voters
Breakfast with Socrates by Robert Rowland SmithThree Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome(Un)arranged Marriage by Bali RaiMedieval Underpants and Other Blunders by Susanne AlleynTwinkie, Deconstructed by Steve Ettlinger
Books With Parentheses in the Title
11 books — 3 voters

Random House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation by Random House Value PublishingThe Chicago Manual of Style by University of Chicago PressStyle by Joseph M. WilliamsThe Copyeditor's Handbook by Amy EinsohnThe Grammar Devotional by Mignon Fogarty
Editing 101
9 books — 1 voter

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