Fox I was extremely fortunate to meet Margaret Wild recently, and enjoy listening to her read from her many best selling books. I have a large collection of Wild books, but have only just recently read Fox for the first time. I had heard about it, yes, and just like movie trailers, I try not to listen too closely to what people say about a book before I dive in myself. I never want to be disappointed.
The review conveys an opinion, supporting it with evidence from the book. Do you know how to write a book review? I blithely assured myself it would simply be a matter of picking up Book Reviews for Dummies, or something to that effect.
So I did what any other resourceful writer on deadline would do; I panicked. Well, for a moment. Quickly composing myself I scrounged the library and internet for every conceivable source that even hinted at the term "book review.
Title - What does it suggest? Can you identify any limitations? Has the author ignored important aspects of the subject? Points to ponder as you read the entire book: Does the book fit? From what point of view is the book written?
Make notes as you read, passages to quote in your review. Suitable for the intended audience? Are concepts well defined? Is the language clear and convincing? Are the ideas developed? What areas are covered, not covered? How accurate is the information? If there are footnotes, do they provide important information?
Do they clarify or extend points made in the text? Are there maps, illustrations?
Is the index accurate? What sources did the author use -- primary, secondary? Make note of important omissions. What did the book accomplish?
Is more work needed? Compare the book to others by this author, or books in this field by other authors. Use the books listed in the bibliography.Jul 12, · simple book review template based on the story. Has a self assessment section at the bottom.4/4(1).
Also, if this particular review is on a site, save the URL, too, as some book reviewing jobs ask for links. Next, prepare a resume focusing first on your book reviewing credits and skills, and second on your other writing credits and skills.
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