Tips on how to write a book review
If you are not sure how to write a review, these ideas may help get you started.
Choose a book, it does not have to be your favourite
Read the book, just before you write your review.
Then answer the questions.
The name of the book I read is...
Copy the title of the book from the cover. Check that you have every word.
It was written by...
Copy the name of the author from the cover. Check the spelling. If there is an illustrator, you can add "and illustrated by" then write the name.
This book is...
Choose words that match the book. If there isn't a word that matches, you can choose "Other".
In my words, this book is about...
Tell us something about them, and what they do in the story.
I give this book a rating of...
Choose a rating between one sad face and five happy faces.
My book review is for...
You can choose a team if you would like.
Read your review out loud, does it make sense?
Fix any mistakes and make changes if you need to.
Happy reading and reviewing!
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