How to Write a Book Review
How to Write a Book Review by Bill Asenjo Return to Successful Freelancing · Print/Mobile-Friendly Version A book review describes, analyzes and evaluates. The review conveys an opinion, supporting it with evidence from the book. Do you know how to write a book review? I didn't. So I did what any other resourceful writer on deadline would do; I panicked. Before reading, consider: Title - What does it suggest? Points to ponder as you read the entire book: What's the general field or genre? Writing the Review: Include title, author, place, publisher, publication date, edition, pages, special features (maps, etc.), price, ISBN.Hook the reader with your opening sentence. Writing a Fiction Book Review Note: You don't have to answer every question -- they're suggestions! Points to Ponder: What was the story about? Your personal experiences Could you relate to any of the characters in the story? Your opinion Did you like the book? Your recommendation Would you recommend this book to another person?