How to Write a Book Review

 Book reviews help the literary world go round. Some book reviews are for assignments, others are for casual reading, but most are a way of life for avid readers.

What is a book review?

A book review is a form of critique in literature. Books are analyzed based on content, characters, theme, concepts, plot, style, and merit. A book review can be an opinion piece, a summary, or a scholarly review.

How to write a book review:

Purdue OWL

Dalhousie Library

Examples of book reviewers:

Big Al’s

Candy’s Raves


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