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KLIATTIt seems that folks who write about writing are wannabe comedians, judging by their titles. We have reviewed Woe is I, and Eats, Shoots and Leaves, and here we have The Pen Commandments. Frank has taught English in secondary schools and this book is addressed to the teenage student, but it can be helpful to anyone who wants to write better. It isn't a book that focuses primarily on punctuation and common grammatical errors, such as those others mentioned above—he writes about choosing topics, focusing on interesting details, getting past writer's block. One commandment, "Thou Shalt Not Covet Thy Neighbor's Prose," isn't about plagiarism: it's about the impulse to mimic the style of writers we like. Filled with witty anecdotes and sound advice. KLIATT Codes: JSA—Recommended for junior and senior high school students, advanced students, and adults. 2003, Random House, Anchor, 314p., Ages 12 to adult.