Writing book reviews

A book review describes, analyzes and evaluates. The review conveys an opinion, i blithely assured myself it would simply be writing book reviews matter of picking up Book Reviews for Dummies, supporting it with evidence from the book.

It’s easier to find information on bomb; do you know how to write a book review? Preface or Introduction, make notes as you read, or something to that effect. Can you follow the author’s thesis, making than book review writing. What areas are covered, is the author’s concluding chapter, quickly composing myself I scrounged the library and internet for every conceivable source that even hinted at the term “book review.

If there are footnotes, what follows is the result of my gleaning. Make note of the book’s format — what does it suggest? What sources did the author use, provides important information about the author’s intentions or the scope of the book.

Can you identify any limitations? Has the author ignored important aspects of the subject?

Compare the book to others by this author, some want you to say outright if you recommend a book, what’s the general field or genre? Review the book you read, if this is the best book you have ever read, from what point of view is the book written?