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Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss
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Aug 14, 2008

it was amazing
bookshelves: on-writing, recommended, reviewed-books
Read in January, 2006

A delightful, informative and satisfying read, especially for those of us who feel the urge to reach for a red pen when confronted with the ubiquitous "grocer's apostrophe". Snappy writing makes it fun, right from the start.

If you're a stickler for punctuation, if you have difficulty using correct punctuation -- or if you just want a good laugh, pick up this book! You will at least want to find out how the title manages to become the punch-line for a joke that begins with, "A panda walks into a bar...."
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