And a few kind words from the Mensa Bulletin book reviewer!
More kind words from reviewers: “A lively, humorous debut compendium of communication “don’ts.” In this highly readable debut, Lyles, a business-communication consultant with three decades of technical writing experience, documents the many misspellings, grammatical blunders, and ill-advised expressions that bedevil business writing and speech. The very short, self-contained essays make it easy to consume the […]
This five-star rating and review appeared November 1 on their website. The review for From the Errors of Others appeared on our website as seen below. The book received 5 stars. Effective communication is a skill that everyone wants but can be hard to develop. In a collection of short, humorous essays, Rebecca M. Lyles […]
Midwest Book Review Small Press Bookwatch October 2016 The Writing/Publishing Shelf From the Errors of Others Rebecca M. Lyles Archway Publishing 1663 Liberty Drive, Bloomington, IN 47403-5161 www.archwaypublishing.com 9781480828476, $42.95, HC, 394pp, www.amazon.com Synopsis: “From the Errors of Others: How to Avoid Embarrassing Mistakes in Writing and Speaking” is an informative collection of crisp, witty, […]
Reviews If composition class made you squirm and grammar lessons caused an uneasy feeling in the pit of your stomach, relax, readers! Lyles shares a friendly, chatty guide to written and spoken communication. Drawing on her 30 years of experience as a writer, editor, and manager for technology companies, her guide covers grammar but also […]