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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
615 books — 1,126 voters
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. DickWhy Didn't They Ask Evans? by Agatha ChristieSpritzerville,…Ohio? by Jason R. KoivuWhose Body? by Dorothy L. SayersThey Shoot Horses, Don't They? by Horace McCoy
Titles with a Question Mark?
424 books — 69 voters

Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. SeussHow the Grinch Stole Christmas! by Dr. SeussMoo, Baa, La La La! by Sandra BoyntonGo, Dog. Go! by P.D. EastmanHorton Hears a Who! by Dr. Seuss
Titles with an Exclamation Point!
784 books — 55 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 PressOn Writing Well by William Zinsser
Best Books for Editors
86 books — 34 voters

The Name of This Book Is Secret by Pseudonymous BoschScepticism Inc by Bo FowlerSimple and Direct by Jacques BarzunWhen You Catch an Adjective, Kill It by Ben YagodaHow Should a Person Be? by Sheila Heti
Cover Art Punctuation
54 books — 10 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

That Semicolon Bitch Had To Die by Tom ConradJackboot Britain by Daniel S. FletcherPlot it Yourself by Rex StoutMy Little Sister Can Read Kanji by Takashi KajiiGangreen by Jef Geeraerts
Punctuation in Fiction
9 books — 5 voters
Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. JeromeBreakfast with Socrates by Robert Rowland Smith(Un)arranged Marriage by Bali RaiMedieval Underpants and Other Blunders by Susanne AlleynThe Mysterious Disappearance of Leon by Ellen Raskin
Books With Parentheses in the Title
13 books — 4 voters

The Chicago Manual of Style by University of Chicago PressDevelopmental Editing by Scott NortonRandom House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation by Random HouseStyle by Joseph M. WilliamsThe Copyeditor's Handbook by Amy Einsohn
Editing 101
9 books — 2 voters

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