Awkwardly Phrased Book Blurb

My father has taught me to appreciate language and the precise meaning of words. Steve Martin put it best when he declared: “Some people have a way with words, and other people…oh, uh, not have way.” An example of the latter immediately jumped off the page and grabbed my attention the other night. I had received The Effective Engineer in the mail. I read a review of the book on Henrik Warne’s programming blog, which I recently subscribed to and highly recommend. So I ordered the book. Looking at the back cover, I read the following blurb written by an […]