List of available reviews of books on "The Language Formerly Known as English" (i.e. American)

PRINCIPAL
AUTHOR
TITLE
(Linked to review)
RATING
(0-5)
REVIEW
DATE
ONE-LINE
DESCRIPTION
Orlova, Marina Hot for Words 3.5 3/17/2010 You've got to admit that this Russian philologist has a way with words.
Truss, Lynn Eats, Shoots and Leaves 4.5 11/03/2005 An entertaining book about the subtleties of punctuation: not a rule book, though it does have rules.
Quality Ranges for Book Reviews
The books are rated from 0 to 5 in increments of 0.5. Colors represent the following quality ranges:
4.0 to 5.0 Quality: HIGH (Color = Aqua) Competent to exceptional; well worth the money
2.0 to 3.5 Quality: FAIR (Color = Lime) Useful despite some flaws; may or may not be worth buying.
0.5 to 1.5 Quality: POOR (Color = Yellow) Seriously flawed; read it if you wish, but don't buy it.
0.0 to 0.0 Quality: YUCK (Color = Fuchsia) Avoid this book at all costs!
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