Shopping Cart
Your Cart is Empty
There was an error with PayPalClick here to try again
CelebrateThank you for your business!You should be receiving an order confirmation from Paypal shortly.Exit Shopping Cart

Shared Thoughts Book Club

"Share Your Thoughts"



Grammar Does Matter

Posted on June 29, 2018 at 11:35 AM

Submitted by Shared Thoughts Book Club

During the discussing at our monthly book club meeting, the members of Shared Thoughts had an intriguing conversation about our book selection for the month of June, Scattered Pieces by Nanette Buchanan. The reviews for this book were mixed, ranging from 2 stars to 4.5 stars, and we all agree that this medley of reviews brings forth the absolute best discussions. With this being said, it was almost unanimously agreed on that this book would have been much more enjoyable if it was edited properly because it was challenging to get through for most of us due to the unnecessary or lack of punctuation, misuse of grammar and the repetitiveness of content.

This isn't the first book, and I'm sure it will not be the last book, whereas we will have to endure reading a book with poor editing. We have encountered some books that were much worse...both in content and grammar. The fact that this books' subject matter was interesting, did keep the majority's interest anyhow.

As avid readers, we choose to spend our spare time reading; some of us even block out time in our daily life to read, so when you look at the time it takes to get through a 350 page book, you would want that time to be enjoyable, right. Well it isn't enjoyable when you have to continuously re-read sentences because of overly used or under used punctuation, characters jumping around and bad grammar in a whole. As a matter of fact, It is very frustrating!

Since writers are all phenomenal in their craft and creativity, after taking weeks, months and sometimes years to complete a book, consider your readers and have your book properly edited to avoid bad criticism for a good book. Readers support authors they enjoy reading, and if its hard to get through a book with a good subject matter because of bad grammar, that author takes the risk of losing a buyer of their next book.

Categories: Grammar Matters

Post a Comment


Oops, you forgot something.


The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

Already a member? Sign In


Reply amoxil generic name
1:37 PM on December 1, 2021 
action of furosemide generic lasix online furosemide 10 mg for dogs what is diuretic lasix
Reply prednisone acetate
6:29 PM on November 30, 2021 
amoxicillin for syphilis where to buy amoxicillin pharmacy side effects of amoxicillin amoxil reactions to amoxicillin
Reply generic lasix 40 mg
12:45 PM on November 29, 2021 
modafinil legality can i buy provigil in stores modafinil vs adderall for adhd what is the maximum daily dose of provigil
Reply daily prednisone
8:09 PM on November 23, 2021 
priligy puerto rico dapoxetine 60 mg price in india levitra and dapoxetine time to become active how to get a prescription of dapoxetine
Reply prednisone 20
5:13 PM on November 22, 2021 
ritlin and provigil where to but provigil how to buy modafinil in us what to alternative modafinil wih
Reply eloleasty
3:28 PM on November 22, 2021 
Finasteride Online Us Pharmacy buy online cialis
Reply Prednisone
3:28 PM on November 14, 2021 
Cialis Achat Ligne Canada
Reply Priligy
8:35 AM on November 14, 2021 
Best Uk Online Pharnacy
Reply Margareta
7:37 AM on November 14, 2021 
?? ?????????? ????? ??????? ????
??????????? 2021 ???? ????? ?????? 1 ????? 2 ?????
Reply Margareta
7:37 AM on November 14, 2021 
?? ?????????? ????? ??????? ????
??????????? 2021 ???? ????? ?????? 1 ????? 2 ?????
Reply Margareta
7:37 AM on November 14, 2021 
?? ?????????? ????? ??????? ????
??????????? 2021 ???? ????? ?????? 1 ????? 2 ?????
Reply Margareta
7:37 AM on November 14, 2021 
?? ?????????? ????? ??????? ????
??????????? 2021 ???? ????? ?????? 1 ????? 2 ?????
Reply cialis levitra viagra vs vs
3:22 AM on November 13, 2021 
Amoxicillin Allergic
Reply Edgevevop
12:47 PM on November 12, 2021 
buy prednisone otc in what country
Reply order lasix overnight delivery
3:42 AM on November 12, 2021 
Generique Levitra 22
Reply Stromectol
12:19 AM on November 11, 2021 
Order Cialis Professional
Reply priligy 30mg price
7:58 PM on November 10, 2021 
Viagra Soft Kaufen
Reply Edgevevop
5:00 PM on November 10, 2021 
buy prednisone from canada
Reply prednisolone acetate eye drops
5:31 AM on November 10, 2021 
Best Place To Order Generic Cialis
Reply opetrig
12:14 PM on November 9, 2021