Catalog

Up to 10 holds can now be placed on titles system-wide. See owwl.org for further details.

Record Details

Catalog Search



Dreyer's English : good advice for good writing (adapted for young readers)

Image of item
Book

First edition.

"An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience"--

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

View other formats and editions

Book 2 E-book 1 E-audio 1 English 4 All formats and editions 4
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Lyons Public Library J 808.042 DRE (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52141300581161
Available
-
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Naples Library YA 808.042 DRY (Text)
Teen Fiction
52124300405623
Available
-
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Walworth-Seely Public Library YA 808.04 (Text)
Teen New Materials
52129300985268
Available
-

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593176801
  • ISBN: 9780593176818
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The stuff in the front . The life-changing magic of tidying up (your prose) -- Assorted things to do (and not to do) with punctuation -- 2, 3, go: the treatment of numbers -- A little grammar is a dangerous thing -- The realities of fiction -- The stuff in the back. Notes on, amid a list of, frequently and/or easily misspelled words -- Pet peeves -- The confusables -- Notes on proper nouns -- The trimmables -- The miscellany -- Outro: by the way of conclusion -- Things I like.
Summary, etc.:
"An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 up Delacorte Press.
Subject: English language > Rhetoric > Juvenile literature.
Exposition (Rhetoric) > Juvenile literature.
English language > Grammar > Juvenile literature.
English language > Usage > Juvenile literature.
English language > Errors of usage > Juvenile literature.


Additional Resources