“To be sure, this is not a book for readers who might have an aversion to foul language or references to drugs and sex. Its 96 pages are replete with hilarious references, but don’t let that discourage you—Chris Baker and Jacob Hansen have ensured that naughty words serve the noble purpose of promoting good grammar.”
—The Weekly Standard
Grammar nerds Chris Baker and Jacob Hansen are the cofounders of The F*cking Word of the Day.
If you have a teenager struggling with English, this is the book for you.
It is very helpful in that you can't help but remember the 'examples' because they are so not what you're used to reading!
Then I saw this book at the local bookstore, read the first 5 pages, bought it, and finished it that day.
Obviously meant for adults only, this is a hilarious and thorough parody of Strunk & White and similar stylebooks. Read morePublished 2 months ago by N. Stanzione
All the information from the august (one might even say "stodgy") original, expanded where expansion is helpful, and with examples people will enjoy reading and are likely... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Starglade
This book is fun for anyone interested in English grammar. It should become part of school curriculum around grade three to four, the time children are taught grammar, as it would... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Myloathome1313
I recently decided that I wanted to brush back up on my grammar and writing. The Elements of Style is usually to go-to book for all your grammar needs; however, even though it's... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kyle
A must for anyone who teaches composition. Great parody of a classic. Makes a great gift for other members of the Grammar Police.Published 7 months ago by lawyergma
Very entertaining and instructive. It made the art of language accessible. I was able to read it in one sitting.Published 7 months ago by Amazon Customer