By Lynne Truss, Bonnie Timmons

Illuminating the comical confusion the lowly comma may cause, this re-creation of Eats, Shoots & Leaves makes use of vigorous, subversive illustrations to teach how misplacing or leaving out a comma can swap the that means of a sentence completely.

This photograph e-book is bound to elicit gales of laughter—and larger punctuation—from all who learn it.

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