Writing a Wonderful Book Review. Book Review vs. Book Report.
Establish a Backgroundand Remember Your Audience
Major characters and ideas – deal with the most important issues in the book
Organize: The purpose of the review is to critically evaluate the text, not just inform the readers about it. Leave plenty room for your evaluation by ensuring that your summary is brief.
Your Evaluation: Choose one or a few points to discuss about the book. What worked well for you?
-Review of Inferno by Dan Brown, written by Chuck Leddy from The Boston Globe