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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 näytä lisää 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) näytä vähemmän
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Talk to the Hand (2005) 2,445 kappaletta
Cat Out of Hell (2014) 272 kappaletta
Going Loco (1999) 219 kappaletta
A Shot in the Dark (2018) 193 kappaletta
Tennyson's Gift (1996) 137 kappaletta
Making the Cat Laugh (1995) 135 kappaletta
With One Lousy Free Packet of Seed (1994) 111 kappaletta
The Man That Got Away (2019) 81 kappaletta
Murder by Milk Bottle (2020) 59 kappaletta
The Lunar Cats (2016) 39 kappaletta
Psycho by the Sea (2021) 37 kappaletta
Cutting a Dash (2004) 35 kappaletta
A Certain Age (2007) 24 kappaletta
Tennyson and His Circle (1781) 16 kappaletta
BP Portrait Award 2007 (2007) 12 kappaletta
Great lyricists : Joni Mitchell (2008) — Esipuhe — 4 kappaletta

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The Exclamation Mark (2008) — Esipuhe, eräät painokset32 kappaletta
Fabulous Brighton: An Anthology of Short Stories (2000) — Avustaja — 6 kappaletta

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A better-than-average and sometimes amusing book about English punctuation and grammar.
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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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As read on BBC Radio 4 - the text of the broadcast.
 
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