Strunk and White's classic primer on good writing, The Elements of Style, now comes in a illustrated edition, NPR reports.
Of all the books I've read on writing well, this one is indispensible. Simply reviewing the table of contents will make you a better writer.
The illustrations typically render the examples given in the book to describe the grammar or punctuation rule the authors were expressing.
Although it sounds like a strange concept, the description of it on NPR actually was quite compelling.
The opera based on book, however, um, I dunno about that.