Lynne Truss

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Lynne Truss
Born (1955-05-31) 31 May 1955 (age 63)
Kingston upon Thames, England
Occupation Author
Nationality English
Website
www.lynnetruss.com

Lynne Truss (born 31 May 1955[1]) is an English writer and journalist. Her book Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation was a best-seller in 2003. In August 2014, Truss was one of 200 public figures who were signatories to a letter to The Guardian opposing Scottish independence in the run-up to September's referendum on that issue.[2]

Cutting a Dash

Cutting a Dash was a BBC Radio 4 series about punctuation, hosted by Lynne Truss. It was the direct inspiration for Truss's best-selling book Eats, Shoots & Leaves.[3]

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  1. "Lynne Truss". debretts.com. Retrieved 2013-09-03.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Celebrities' open letter to Scotland – full text and list of signatories | Politics". theguardian.com. 2014-08-07. Retrieved 2014-08-26.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Truss, Lynne (2003). Eats, Shoots & Leaves. London: Profile Books. ISBN 1-86197-612-7.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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