Author: Mary Norris
Rating: 4 Stars
Review By: Shana
A fun romp through grammar, punctuation, pronunciation, and irreverence. Norris, a New Yorker copy editor, mixes the nitpicking exactitude needed for her job with an eye for humor and a flexibility not stereo-typically associated with those in her line of work. A wonderful ride for grammarians who don't take themselves too seriously and avid readers who'd like a peek into a copy editor's life.
My love of reading was sparked in 3rd grade by the promise of personal pan pizzas via the BOOK IT! Program. Hmmmm... any chance that someone might give adults free food for reading? Asking for a friend...