Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Book Reviews

Question: How help students write book reviews?

Answer/Quote: Include the following:

> An interesting and creative introduction that will get readers interested in reading your review.

> Author, title, publication date, and subject.

> Why you [self-] selected this book.

> What you found interesting in this book.

> What you enjoyed in this book.

> What you learned from this book.

> Please include at least two quotes from your book and discuss why you found these quotations important or interesting.

> Your overall assessment of the book. P, 132,

Title: “ ‘A Livelong Aversion to Writing’: What If Writing Courses Emphasized Motivation.” Patrick Sullivan. Teaching English in the Two-Year College (December 2011), 118-140.

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