Thursday, June 25, 2009

Annette Lyon Book Giveaway...

There, Their, They're
A No-Tears Guide to Grammar from the Word Nerd by Annette Lyon

Finally: a book with clear and easy explanations of your most common grammar, usage, and punctuation questions. There, Their, They're: A No-Tears Guide to Grammar from the Word Nerd cuts the convoluted terminology and explains things in a way anyone can understand. The Word Nerd-as the author is affectionately called because of her "Word Nerd Wednesday" blog series-is known for her ability to help even the most frustrated writer get it.

Annette Lyon is a professional editor, freelance writer, and award-winning novelist. In 2007, she received Utah's Best of State medal for fiction. Her fifth novel, Spires of Stone, was a 2007 Whitney Award finalist for Best Historical novel. She's a senior editor at Precision Editing Group and blogs about English language issues at The Lyon's Tale.

You can but this awesome book here:

http://lyfebooks.com

It's also available on Amazon and CreateSpace.

Thanks to Annette I get to give 1 copy of this awesome book away! To enter to win please leave a comment for 1 entry. Follow my blog for another entry. Please enter by July 2nd! Good Luck everyone :)

61 comments:

Chantele said...

I would LOVE to win this book! You have the best giveaways!:)

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Chantele said...

I already follow!:)

Prep in the Big Apple said...

I would love to get this book. Thanks for hosting the giveaway. You know I'm a follower. :)

Me said...

I would love love love love to win this book!!! Please, oh please..pick me!!

Erin said...

I love Annette! And I'm sure I will love this book.

Me said...

I'm a follower!

Erin said...

I follow.

Pat said...

I NEED this please!

Cadance! said...

I did not know she had other books! I'd love to read this!

Jess said...

Now here is a book I would love to win. So good. A really great giveaway. Please enter me. I'd appreciate it very much. Thanks.
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Debbie said...

Oddly enough, my son would love this book!
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Debbie said...

I am a follwer.
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Stephanie said...

I follow.

Stephanie said...

A grammar reference guide would be very handy in our home.

Andrea said...

Sounds handy. The English language is so crazy! This would help.

Andrea said...

I follow your blog too.

Tink said...

We can ALWAYS have a good grammar book around the house--especially with all the writing we do on our blogs!

fawndear said...

Heaven knows if it wasn't for Spell check I'd embarress myself off the internet. So I'm thinking she must have written this book with me in mind.
What, follow you! Ahhhhhh! Of course, my dear!

gigi said...

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nfmgirl said...

Ooooh, I LOVE grammar! Please count me in. Thank you!

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nfmgirl said...

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amandajean said...

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MoziEsmé said...

Looks like a good book!

MoziEsmé said...

And I'm a follower...

Pam said...

So I'm married to a man whose second language is English but have a complete aversion to bad grammar. I will actually stop reading a book because of unintentional grammatical and/or spelling errors. I would love this book.

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Pam said...

Follower

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Linna said...

This book is definitely something I really need. Please enter me. Hope I'll win it.
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Linna said...

I follow. :D
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Laurie said...

Oh, I've wanted this book for SO long!!

Laurie said...

I follow through Reader!

Andrea said...

I'm a total word nerd! This looks great.

Andrea said...

I follow. :)

littlepurpleroom said...

I would use this book, it would sit on my shelf right here next to me within handy reach.

littlepurpleroom said...

I follow this here blog.

Beth at Aunties said...

O my gosh, I could really use this book tos ave the poor eyes of my readers! :-)

This is one I would LOVE, enjoy and USE!
BETH~♥

throuthehaze said...

count me in!

throuthehaze said...

already a follower

LyndiLou said...

Ohhh... everyone should read a book like this! :) Thanks for the chance to win!

LyndiLou said...

I follow your blog!!!

Marilyn said...

My son just made off with a stack of my writing books, but none of them are as practical as this one.

I already follow you.

Alexis AKA MOM said...

Darn been a while I need to catch up. I need to get you on feed or something so I don't miss out!

Would love this book! Sounds awesome!

Alexis AKA MOM said...

I follow ;)

Renee G said...

Would love to win this.

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Carlene said...

Please include me in your giveaway.
Thanks
Carlene
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Carlene said...

I am a follower.
Thanks
Carlene
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Deborah said...

Who couldn't use this book? Sounds great! debbydawn@gmail.com

Upper West Side Writer said...

I would love to win this book--thanks!

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Upper West Side Writer said...

Oh, I also started following your wonderful blog!

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Stephanie Humphreys said...

This sounds like a great book. Who wouldn't love to have Annette always available to answer grammar questions.

VesselProject said...

Please enter me in the contest.

Taffy said...

I am a follower now! :)
And added your blog to my contest post on taffyscandy.blogspot.com

Beth at Aunties said...

I am back to see what happened with this give away! Annette is so wonderful to offer this one through you! are you feeling better?

Kami said...

I really need this book. Me grammar isn't the best sometimes!

Kami said...

I follow!

Jen said...

This is just the perfect book for a future School Teacher!

Jen said...

I now follow this great blog.

Jen said...

This is the perfect book for a future english teacher.

I now follow this great blog!