Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

Additional information about each title can be found in the catalog (click on the title). For older acquisition lists choose from Select another list. To request any of these titles please contact your local library branch.

1 to 2 of 2

Book Cover

Between you & me: confessions of a Comma Queen

By Norris, Mary

Publishing Date: [2015]

Classification: 400

Call Number: 428.2 NOR

A New Yorker copy veteran presents laugh-out-loud descriptions of some of the most common and vexing errors in language and usage, drawing on examples from classic literature and pop culture while sharing anecdotes from her work with celebrated writers.

Book Cover

Language at the speed of sight: how we read, why so many can't, and what can be done about it

By Seidenberg, Mark S

Publishing Date: [2017]

Classification: 400

Call Number: 428.4071 SEI

A psychology professor specializing in the cognitive and neurological bases of language and reading discusses why children and adults have been incorrectly taught how to read and offers suggestions on how to vastly improve this vital life skill.

1 to 2 of 2