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About the Author

Lynne Truss was born on May 31, 1955, in Kingston upon Thames, England. She is an English writer and journalist. Her book Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation was a best-seller in 2003. Truss received a first-class honors degree in English Language and Literature from mostrar mais University College London in 1977. After graduation, she worked for the Radio Times as a sub-editor before moving to the Times Higher Education Supplement as the deputy literary editor in 1978. From 1986 to 1990, she was the literary editor of The Listener and was an arts and books reviewer for The Independent on Sunday before joining The Times in 1991. She currently reviews books for The Sunday Times. She has also written numerous books including Tennyson's Gift; Going Loco; Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation; and Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Lynne Truss

Talk to the Hand (2005) 2,440 exemplares
Cat Out of Hell (2014) 271 exemplares
Going Loco (1999) 218 exemplares
A Shot in the Dark (2018) 191 exemplares
Tennyson's Gift (1996) 137 exemplares
Making the Cat Laugh (1995) 135 exemplares
With One Lousy Free Packet of Seed (1994) 110 exemplares
The Man That Got Away (2019) 81 exemplares
Murder by Milk Bottle (2020) 58 exemplares
The Lunar Cats (2016) 39 exemplares
Psycho by the Sea (2021) 36 exemplares
Cutting a Dash (2004) 35 exemplares
A Certain Age (2007) 24 exemplares
Tennyson and His Circle (1781) 16 exemplares
BP Portrait Award 2007 (2007) 12 exemplares
Great lyricists : Joni Mitchell (2008) — Prefácio — 4 exemplares
A Shot in the Dark 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Persuasion (1817)algumas edições28,795 exemplares
Cold Comfort Farm (1932) — Introdução, algumas edições5,790 exemplares
Westwood (1946) — Introdução, algumas edições232 exemplares
Midsummer Nights (1702) — Contribuidor — 74 exemplares
The Sunday Night Book Club (2006) — Contribuidor — 43 exemplares
The Exclamation Mark (2008) — Prefácio, algumas edições32 exemplares
Fabulous Brighton: An Anthology of Short Stories (2000) — Contribuidor — 6 exemplares

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I laugh as I read, and a smile of delight lingers on my face after I put it down.
 
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bread2u | 333 outras críticas | May 15, 2024 |
As read on BBC Radio 4 - the text of the broadcast.
 
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Dorothy2012 | 28 outras críticas | Apr 22, 2024 |
Alright. A reference book with some funny bits. I have marked the good grammatical bits.
 
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SteveMcI | 333 outras críticas | Dec 21, 2023 |

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Obras
45
Also by
9
Membros
22,437
Popularidade
#948
Avaliação
4.0
Críticas
594
ISBN
254
Línguas
7
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