Bring your lunch and be entertained by Troy and Denise as they discuss their books Funny English Errors and Insights and Cracking Codes and Cryptograms.
Thursday 15 September 2011
12.30 pm - 1.30 pm
About the Authors
Troy is a Canberra writer and lawyer-by-training. He has written and co-written several books in the legal field including Win More Cases: The Lawyer's Toolkit and encyclopaedic entries for The Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia. He is the author of Funny English Errors and Insights: Illustrated, which has just gone into its second printing. Fascinated with the funny mistakes we all make with English, he has several other books in the same vein underway.
Denise is a syndicated puzzle writer and author, also based in Canberra. She is the author of Word Searches for Dummies and Cracking Codes and Cryptograms for Dummies, and the Canberra Puzzle Book series.
Together Troy and Denise run the English Language Skills web site which provides advice on good spelling, grammar and other literacy issues - and a healthy dose of humour. Visit the website at http://english-language-skills.com