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LIST OF COMPULSORY BOOKS, 2ND YEAR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

Choose one of the books in the list and write a review in about 200- 250 words.

Walker, Carolyn, Deadly Harvest,Cambridge English Readers Level 6

Maley, Alan, He Knows Too Much, Cambridge English Readers Level 6

Battersby, Alan, This Time it’s Personal, Cambridge English Readers Level 6

Harmer, Jeremy, Trumpet Voluntary, Cambridge English Readers Level 6

MacLean, Alistair, retold by Margaret Naudi, Night Without End, Oxford Bookworms Library Stage 6

Dahl, Roald, Man from the South and Other Stories, PENGUIN READERS LEVEL 6

BOOK REVIEW STRUCTURE

Introduction: general comments about the book 

 

Title, author and kind of book (adventure, mystery, detective, romance, horror…)
 

Plot: a brief summary of what happens

You want to tell what the story ismostly about. What is the main event or conflict? What things lead up to it? Whathappens as a result? 

 

Characters: briefly describe and comment on the main characters 

 

What are they like?
 

Other information: anything else important that you want to say about the book

Did you like the story? 

What was the best part of the book?

How did the story make you feel?

Did you feel different things at different points in the story?

What new things did you learn from this book?

 

Conclusion: include your personal recommendations here

Would you recommend this book? Why (not)? 

Would you read other books by this author?

You can read more about writing a book review below:

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January 25, 2011 - Posted by | 2nd INT, BOOKS, Reading

2 Comments »

  1. I finally have bought this one: http://www.bookdepository.com/book/9780752860558/Sepulchre?b=-3&t=-20#Fulldescription-20
    *hopes it will be at home in two weeks*
    Bye.

    Comment by Lucia Solis Rodriguez | February 10, 2011 | Reply

    • Ok Lucía. If your book doesn’t arrive when you expect, you can choose another. Hope you enjoy your reading anyway!

      Comment by elenec | February 14, 2011 | Reply


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