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Patricia T. O'Conner, a former editor at The New York Times Book Review, has written for many magazines and newspapers, and is a popular blogger and radio commentator. She is the author of four other books on language and writing; Words Fail Me, Woe Is I Jr., and, with Stewart Kellerman, You Send Me and Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language. — biography from Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English… (more)

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