"...Bruder has written a gem of a book that answers the question of why grammar matters." -- Library Journal
"A chatty treatise on standard English usage...I hope a lot of people will improve their language skills..." -- Ann Pritchard, USA Today
About the Author
Mary Newton Bruder
has been writing the Grammar Lady
column for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
and the Chattanooga Free Press
since 1988. In 1987, she began the Grammar Hotline and now receives an average of 30 calls a day. More than 240,000 people to date have visited her award-winning website. She is also the author of several language-teaching textbooks and handbooks for teachers. She lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with her husband.