Dreyer's English : good advice for good writing (adapted for young readers) / Benjamin Dreyer.
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Summary:An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||J 808.042 DRE (Text)||33892100730465||Children's New Books||Book||None||04/14/2021||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780593176801
- ISBN: 0593176804
- ISBN: 9780593176818
- ISBN: 0593176812
- Physical Description: 287 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 
- Copyright: ©2021
"This work is based on Dreyer's English: an utterly correct guide to clarity and style, copyright ©2019 by Benjamin Dreyer." -- verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction. By way of introduction -- The stuff in the front. The life-changing magic of tidying up (your prose) ; Assorted things to do (and not to do) with punctuation ; 1, 2, 3, go: the treatment of numbers ; A little grammar is a dangerous thing ; The realities of fiction -- The stuff in the back. Notes on, amid a list of, frequently and/or easily misspelled words ; Pet peeves ; The confusables ; Notes on proper nouns ; The trimmables ; The miscellany -- Outro: By way of conclusion -- Things I like.
An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 10 up Delacorte Press.
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|Genre:||Instructional and educational works.