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Product Description: Acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Lynne Truss (Eats, Shoots & Leaves) is back with a mesmerizing and hilarious tale of cats and murder  For people who both love and hate cats comes the tale of Alec Charlesworth, a librarian who finds himself suddenly alone: he’s lost his job, his beloved wife has just died...read more

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9781612194424 | Melville Pub House, March 3, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Lynne Truss (Eats, Shoots & Leaves) is back with a mesmerizing and hilarious tale of cats and murder  For people who both love and hate cats comes the tale of Alec Charlesworth, a librarian who finds himself suddenly alone: he’s lost his job, his beloved wife has just died.
9780099585336 | Gardners Books, February 27, 2014, cover price $17.00

Paperback:

9781612195193 | Reprint edition (Melville Pub House, March 8, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Lynne Truss (Eats, Shoots & Leaves) is back with a mesmerizing and hilarious tale of cats and murder  For people who both love and hate cats comes the tale of Alec Charlesworth, a librarian who finds himself suddenly alone: he’s lost his job, his beloved wife has just died.

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Product Description: Explores the historical and cultural differences between American and British versions of English, covering snacking habits, dating and sex, drinking, and raising children.
By Lynne Truss (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781592408856 | Avery Pub Group, March 24, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Explores the historical and cultural differences between American and British versions of English, covering snacking habits, dating and sex, drinking, and raising children.

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9780373412389, titled "Pas Question D'Amour" | Harlequin Books, February 1, 1984, cover price $1.95 | also contains Pas Question D''Amour

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Product Description: Eats, Shoots & Leaves 2015 Day-to-Day Calendar: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation is a word-lover's and wordsmith's calendar that is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots & Leaves.With such observations as "people truly do not know their apostrophe from their elbow," Lynne Truss has made "the history of punctuation a subject at once urgent, sexy, and hilarious" ( John Walsh, The Independent)...read more

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9780789328052 | 10 pag anv edition (Universe Pub, August 12, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Eats, Shoots & Leaves 2015 Day-to-Day Calendar: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation is a word-lover's and wordsmith's calendar that is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots & Leaves.

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Product Description: Tennyson's ascendency as England's foremost poet coincided with one of the most significant inventions of the nineteenth century: photography. As Poet Laureate, Tennyson (and those in his circle) was portrayed by such pioneering spirits as Julia Margaret Cameron...read more

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9781855142572 | Natl Portrait Gallery Pubns, July 1, 1999, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Tennyson's ascendancy as England's foremost poet coincided with one of the most significant inventions of the 19th century: photography.

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9781855144903 | Natl Portrait Gallery Pubns, July 31, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Tennyson's ascendency as England's foremost poet coincided with one of the most significant inventions of the nineteenth century: photography.

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Product Description: This word-lover and wordsmith’s calendar is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots & Leaves that hit #1 on bestseller lists and has sold more than three million hardcover copies worldwide.With such observations as “people truly do not know their apostrophe from their elbow,” Lynne Truss has made “the history of punctuation a subject at once urgent, sexy, and hilarious” (John Walsh, The Independent )...read more

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9780789326089 | Pag edition (Universe Pub, August 6, 2013), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: This word-lover and wordsmith’s calendar is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots & Leaves that hit #1 on bestseller lists and has sold more than three million hardcover copies worldwide.

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Product Description: The Eats Shoots and Leaves 2013 Day-to-Day Calendar, perfect for every word-lover and wordsmith is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots and Leaves. With such observations as "people truly do not know their apostrophe from their elbow," Lynne Truss has made "the history of punctuation a subject at once urgent, sexy, and hilarious" (John Walsh, The Independent)...read more

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9780789325020 | Pag edition (Universe Pub, June 26, 2012), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The Eats Shoots and Leaves 2013 Day-to-Day Calendar, perfect for every word-lover and wordsmith is based on the punctuation sensation Eats, Shoots and Leaves.

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Features six tales of fidelity, pride, friendship and family: 'The Father', 'The Son', 'The Husband', 'The Pedant', 'The Brother' and 'The Married Man'. This title is written by the author of the bestsellers 'Eats, Shoots & Leaves' and 'Talk to the Hand'.

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9781405676878 | Bbc Pubns, February 28, 2012, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Features six tales of fidelity, pride, friendship and family: 'The Father', 'The Son', 'The Husband', 'The Pedant', 'The Brother' and 'The Married Man'.

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Product Description: The punctuation workout for sticklers and rookies alike. Armed with this book, established punctuation sticklers will fine-tune existing skills, taking guilty pleasure from testing their (already somewhat unsettling) seventh sense.

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9780007440931 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 6, 2011, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: The punctuation workout for sticklers and rookies alike.

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Product Description: Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Ther Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation: 2011 Day-to-Day Calendar

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9780789321015 | Pag edition (Universe Pub, August 30, 2010), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Ther Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation: 2011 Day-to-Day Calendar

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Product Description: A wonderful comic novel from the bestselling author of 'Eats Shoots & Leaves'. Belinda Johansson is a woman frantic, overwhelmed by the demands of work and home. Having it all? Pah. Belinda doesn't want any of it. Deep in research for her magnum opus - a definitive account of the doppelganger in classic gothic fiction - she fails to notice the echoes of these ghoulish tales disturbingly close at hand...read more

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9780007355266 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, May 27, 2010, cover price $12.35 | About this edition: A wonderful comic novel from the bestselling author of 'Eats Shoots & Leaves'.

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Product Description: One woman's journal of single life on the margins. A brilliant collection of Lynne Truss' journalism -- recording the life of a metropolitan refugee from coupledom. The alternative 'Bridget Jones'. For seven long years, starting in 'The Listener' in 1988 and continuing in 'The Times' and 'Woman's Journal', Lynne Truss has been trying to make her cat laugh...read more

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9780007355235 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, February 4, 2010, cover price $13.90 | About this edition: One woman's journal of single life on the margins.

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Product Description: Book by Lynne Truss

Paperback:

9780007305759 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, May 27, 2010, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Book by Lynne Truss

CD/Spoken Word:

9780007306176 | Abridged edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 1, 2009), cover price $23.15

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When sensible, sophisticated Flora Poste is orphaned at nineteen, she decides her only choice is to descend upon relatives in deepest Sussex. At the aptly named Cold Comfort Farm, she meets the doomed Starkadders: cousin Judith; Amos; their sons, Seth and Reuben; and Aunt Ada Doom. But Flora loves nothing better than to organize other people.
By Lynne Truss (introduced by)

Paperback:

9780141441597 | Penguin Classics, November 25, 2008, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When sensible, sophisticated Flora Poste is orphaned at nineteen, she decides her only choice is to descend upon relatives in deepest Sussex.

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Paperback:

9780789317070, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves 2009 Calendar: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Pag edition (Universe Pub, July 1, 2008), cover price $11.99

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'Eats, Shoots & Leaves' has sold over 3 million copies world-wide. This illustrated follow-up for children shows how confusing the world would be without apostrophes, and how they can completely change the meaning of a sentence.

Hardcover:

9781861971685 | Gardners Books, October 18, 2007, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: 'Eats, Shoots & Leaves' has sold over 3 million copies world-wide.

School and Library:

9780399247064 | Putnam Pub Group, July 10, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Explains the purpose of the apostrophe by showing how misplacing or leaving out an apostrophe can completely change the meaning of a sentence.

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Paperback:

9780789316103, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves 2008 Calendar: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Pag edition (Universe Pub, August 1, 2007), cover price $11.99

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Product Description: Punctuation

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9781592403912, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Ill rep edition (Gotham Books, October 16, 2008), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Punctuation
9780786268375, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 23, 2004), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller In 2002 Lynne Truss presented a well-received BBC Radio 4 series about punctuation which led to the writing of Eats, Shoots & Leaves.
9781861976123 | Profile Books Ltd, May 1, 2004, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: A guide to perfect punctuation for those who care about precise writing.
9781592400874, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Avery Pub Group, April 1, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Looks at the history of punctuation and the rules governing the use of apostrophes, commas, dashes, hyphens, colons, and semicolons.

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9781846680359 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2007, cover price $14.20 | About this edition: When social histories come to be written of the first decade of the 21st century, people will note a turning point in 2003 when declining standards of punctuation were reversed.
9781592402038, titled "Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation" | Reprint edition (Avery Pub Group, April 11, 2006), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of punctuation and the rules governing the use of apostrophes, commas, dashes, hyphens, colons, and semicolons.

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It is July 1864 and the Isle of Wight is buzzing with eccentric creative types. A morose Alfred, Lord Tennyson is reciting 'Maud' to empty sofas, whilst photographer Julia Margaret Cameron white-washes roses and tries to capture Charles Dodgson in heroic poses. This novel is about a nineteenth-century Poet Laureate.

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9781846680564 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2007, cover price $14.20 | About this edition: It is July 1864 and the Isle of Wight is buzzing with eccentric creative types.
9781597220590 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, November 2, 2005), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestselling Author The bestselling author of Eats, Shoots & Leaves turns a fiendishly clever eye to the literary world.

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'Talk to the hand' cause the face ain't listening' the saying goes. When did the world become so rude? It's a topic that has been simmering for years. This book is useful for those who's fed up with the brutality of modern manners.

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9781846680366 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2007, cover price $14.20 | About this edition: 'Talk to the hand' cause the face ain't listening' the saying goes.

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Contains stories of six men and six women which are very different, ranging from the wife who feels better when her husband disappears to the pedant who undergoes a TV makeover and the Olympic swimmer who can't escape the shadow of her sister.

Hardcover:

9781861978790 | Gardners Books, February 8, 2007, cover price $23.25 | About this edition: Contains stories of six men and six women which are very different, ranging from the wife who feels better when her husband disappears to the pedant who undergoes a TV makeover and the Olympic swimmer who can't escape the shadow of her sister.

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What will it take to roll back a culture that applauds rudeness and finds it so amusing? Taking on the boorish behaviour that has become a point of pride for some, this work is aimed at those who's fed up with the brutality of modern manners.

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9781861979797 | New edition (Gardners Books, October 12, 2006), cover price $12.40 | About this edition: What will it take to roll back a culture that applauds rudeness and finds it so amusing?

An upbeat evaluation of the way discourteous behavior has become commonplace and even applauded in today's society is a humorous call to arms that challenges ill manners and the practices that support them. By the author of Eats, Shoots & Leaves. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781592401925, titled "Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness Of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons To Stay Home And Bolt The Door" | Large print edition (Gotham Books, November 17, 2005), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An evaluation of the way discourteous behavior has become commonplace and even applauded in today's society is a humorous call to arms that challenges ill manners and the practices that support them.
9781592401710 | Gotham Books, November 8, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An evaluation of the way discourteous behavior has become commonplace and even applauded in today's society is a humorous call to arms that challenges ill manners and the practices that support them.

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9781592402403, titled "Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door" | Reprint edition (Gotham Books, September 26, 2006), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: An upbeat evaluation of the way discourteous behavior has become commonplace and even applauded in today's society is a humorous call to arms that challenges ill manners and the practices that support them.

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Aims to illuminate the hilarious confusion that one mere dot with a tail can cause, this work features pictures by one of America's leading illustrators.

Hardcover:

9781861978165 | Gardners Books, September 14, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Aims to illuminate the hilarious confusion that one mere dot with a tail can cause, this work features pictures by one of America's leading illustrators.

School and Library:

9780399244919 | Putnam Pub Group, July 25, 2006, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: See how using (or not using) a comma can change the meaning of a sentence.

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