The Usborne Book of English Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation
GEE AND WATSON Usborne Publishing
Written for children, so basic, but also great revision. Never be frightened of these topics again.
Improve Your Punctuation and Grammar
MARION FIELD howtobooks
Suits beginners, but also goes into reasonable depth. A stage on from the Usbornes.
The Penguin Guide to Punctuation
R L TRASK Penguin Reference
Excellent for quick reference or detailed reading. Takes you to an editor’s standard.
Eats, Shoots and Leaves
LYNNE TRUSS Profile Books
Entertaining, informative, irritating and unreasonable. More for reading than reference. Become an apostrophe anorak. Join the Apostrophe Protection Society.