Reviews

  • Best thing ever, laugh-a-lot, spanning everything. Great book, I'm loving this

    Chris Evans, BBC Radio 2
  • Brilliant, clear, entertaining, very funny and often outright silly. Brandreth excels . . . in all his linguistic joie de vivre and amusing self-awareness

    Guardian
  • A witty and well-informed guide to the vagaries of English grammar. Heed his words; you won't regret it

    Country & Town House, (Best Books to Go Under the Christmas Tree)
  • Whether you are obsessed with getting grammar right, baffled by grammar or (like us) just in love with words, you are going to love this. A hilarious and definitive guide to 21st-century language

    Newcastle Evening Chronicle
  • An informal guide to punctuation, spelling and good English for the twenty-first century

    Strong Words
  • This is a grammar guide that only Gyles Brandreth could write! Full of humour throughout, this is his definitive guide to punctuation, spelling and good English for the twenty-first century

    Stratford-Upon-Avon Herald
  • The wordsmith's wordsmith guides us through the delights of the English language

    Daily Mail