Grammar for a Full Life: How the Ways We Shape a Sentence Can Limit or Enlarge Us

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Price
$17.95  $16.69
Publisher
Lexigraphic Publishing
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Pages
258
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.5 X 0.58 inches | 0.73 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781734692709

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About the Author
Lawrence Weinstein has spent his career teaching writing at the college level. Among other things, he cofounded and directed Harvard University's Writing Center. His books include Writing at the Threshold, a bestseller of the National Council of Teachers of English, and Money Changes Everything (Bedford-St. Martins, 2014). Two full-length plays by Weinstein have received professional productions. One, The La Vidas' Landlord, has been optioned for production on Broadway.
Reviews

Lawrence Weinstein has written a brilliant and original book that beckons and lures us toward the good and mature life so missing in our troubled times!

-- Cornel West, author of Race Matters


Writers and non-writers alike will learn so much from this wise book. I loved it!

-- Lynne Truss
author of Eats, Shoots & Leaves


Weinstein confirms what we writers have always known in our hearts: even when we decide whether to insert a comma, we reveal our characters.

-- Anne Fadiman
author of The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down


Every so often comes along a book that changes how we think. Grammar for a Full Life is one of those. In it, Lawrence Weinstein passionately coalesces the art and craft of writing with the grand adventure of being a human being.

-- Richard Lederer