Monday, February 8, 2010

Become a Book Reviewer

Volunteer reviewers must commit to read at least one book per month. Once the book is completed, the reviewer writes a review of around 400-800 words (Children’s book reviews can be much shorter) using the format below and submits it to

Review Format:

Publisher Phone Number and URL (if any)
ISBN, Price, Publication Date
Reviewed by (your name) for Read&TellReviews

BODY – 400-800 words

First paragraph – Synopsis, what is the main point or plot?

Second paragraph – Feedback about the book, writing style, plot, etc. Begin with positive and then include negative (if any). What was your opinion of the book, the characters, the plot, your favorite part, what you learned, etc.

Third paragraph – Conclusion, summary paragraph on overall feel of the book, your recommendation, etc.

If you are interested in becoming a reviewer, contact us at