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Meet local author Kathleen Watson at Book World

Author and Janesville native Kathleen Watson will be at Book World from 1-3PM on Saturday, July 29. Watson will be signing copies of her book, “Grammar For People Who Hate Rules.”

Come purchase a copy of the book, meet the author and get an autograph, and browse Book World’s large selection of books and magazines.

About the book

Grammar For People Who Hate RulesWorried about choosing the right word? Puzzled by punctuation? This easy-to-read guide is full of examples to help you make the right choice.

Ever worry that your email to a client might have embarrassing grammar mistakes? That your report for your boss won’t meet expectations? That your professor will find fault with your mid-term paper?

Communication skills are valued in every field and in every position. Whether you’re in a classroom, you’ve been out of school for a while, or you’ve just grown accustomed to texting and today’s digital shortcuts, now’s the time to jump back into the grammar game.

The easy-to-follow tips in Grammar For People Who Hate Rules, a straightforward guide to help you avoid many of today’s common word and punctuation errors, will remind you what you’ve forgotten and elevate your writing — and speaking — to a new level.

Whether you’re writing for work, for school — or even creating a knockout profile for LinkedIn or a dating website — the tips in this book will bring you up to speed with today’s English grammar.

You’ll build your reputation as you build your mastery, impressing your clients, your boss, your professor — or maybe even your potential mate!

About the author

Kathleen WatsonWriting and grammar expert Kathleen Watson, fondly known as The Ruthless Editor, has nearly three decades of experience in corporate and academic worlds.

She has helped business professionals fine-tune their communication style, college students strengthen their writing, and Ph.D. candidates polish their dissertations.

As a fiction and non-fiction book editor, she has helped many authors hone their writing skills.