Book Reviews - The Writing Center at UNC-Chapel Hill

A good sample book review would pertain to writing your personal feelings about a book that you’ve read. Writing a book review is not to be confused with writing a summary of a book. Writing a summary is a totally different matter and that will be covered eventually in my Articles section. In my opinion, no real format exists for writing book reviews. Writing help may not be needed. An example of book review variations is shown below. Some rules do apply, however, and you will see that they are loose and easy to apply. On this page, you will find reviews pertaining to my paranormal Egyptian fantasy novel, The Ka. You can also… Read and analyze the first chapter of The Ka.

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That said, let’s get back to the example of book review data that I’ve compiled for you. I’ve brought together some of the reviews I have received personally and a few from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and others I received after traveling on book signing tours. Before The Ka was published, I received several reviews from people who read the manuscript. Two are included here. You can also see a sample book review or two (or...


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Example of Book Review The Ka, a novel An example of book review writing can be found listed with most books sold on the Net and on the writer’s Web sites.