The girl's like spaghetti: why, you can't manage without apostrophes!

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Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons,
Pub. Date:
©2007.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
510L
Description
Just as the use of commas was hilariously demystified in Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference! , now Lynne Truss and Bonnie Timmons put their talents together to do the same for apostrophes. Everyone needs to know where to put an apostrophe to make a word plural or possessive (Are those sticky things your brother's or your brothers?) and leaving one out of a contraction can give someone the completely wrong impression (Were here to help you).

Full of silly scenes that show how apostrophes make a difference, too, this is another picture book that will elicit bales of laughter and better punctuation from all who read it.

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ISBN:
9781861971685
9780399247064
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
510L
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Grouping Title girl s like spaghetti why you can t manage without apostrophes
Grouping Author truss lynne
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-05 23:07:49PM
Last Indexed 2018-10-20 03:12:41AM

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subject_facet Apostrophe, Apostrophe -- Juvenile literature, English language -- Punctuation, English language -- Punctuation -- Juvenile literature, Picture books for children
title_display The girl's like spaghetti : why, you can't manage without apostrophes!
title_full The girl's like spaghetti : why, you can't manage without apostrophes! / by Lynne Truss ; illustrated by Bonnie Timmons
title_short The girl's like spaghetti :
title_sub why, you can't manage without apostrophes!
topic_facet Apostrophe, English language, Punctuation