Book Report/Review Example and Samples Page 4

Tone and Style of Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side of Everything
The paper "Tone and Style of Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side of Everything" is a worthy example of a book review on macro and microeconomics.Steven Levitt is an who looks at various situations and analyzes them differently from economists. He combines five questions, which make up his book.…
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Reframing Organization: Artistry Choice and Leader
The paper "Reframing Organization: Artistry Choice and Leader" is a great example of a management book review. The part one of Reframing Organization: Artistry Choice and Leader is divided into three sections: making sense of organization; the power of reframing; and simple ideas, complex organization.…
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Grapes of Wrath by John Steinback
The paper "Grapes of Wrath by John Steinback" is a wonderful example of a literature book review. The of the novel, Grapes of Wrath, a phrase is taken from the “Battle Hymn of the Republic, is full of biblical allusions.The Joads leaving their home in Oklahoma, in search of food, and a better life in California is an example of the Israelites leaving their homes to go to Egypt in search of food.…
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Platitudes by Terry Ellis
The paper "Platitudes by Terry Ellis" is an excellent example of a literature book review. The novel is self-indulgent and carries reflection on certain events of Terry’s life. This uproariously funny debut novel of Terry was first published in 1988. It presents the conflicts within the African- American literary community.…
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World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks
The paper "World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks" is a perfect example of a book review on English. What Brooks is saying here is that at times ignorance can be very costly to the level that it may take away a person’s life unnecessarily. This is evident from the following quotes; “At first the villagers tried to hold me back.…
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Faulkners A Rose for Emily
The paper "Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily" is a worthy example of a literature book review. The reviewer of Faulkner’s A Rose for Emily here has adopted a rather first-person-centric addressing style. Its overemphasis on otherwise inconsequential details like moving into different cities and the authentic experiences associated with living in unfamiliar neighborhoods is quite obsequious and unprofessional.…
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Giovanni's Room: Social Alienation
The paper "Giovanni's Room: Social Alienation" is an outstanding example of a literature book review. Probably no topic has been as contentious as the topic of sexuality, specifically homosexuality. History has documented its fair share of activism and explanations of its morality.…
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The Humanistic Tradition Volume I: Prehistory to the Early Modern World
The paper "The Humanistic Tradition Volume I: Prehistory to the Early Modern World" is a great example of a literature book review. “Do you agree with Petrarch that books that are hard to understand are generally ignored? When the last time you read a book that was really stretched your understanding? …
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Through the Eyes of a Child
The paper "Through the Eyes of a Child" is an exceptional example of an educational book review. The insight on how children's literature reflects society through time is very interesting for me. The book says that in essence children's literature is a mirror to society, and how society has changed from the 15th century onwards, in the general sense and with regard to how society regarded children as well as their families.…
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Analysis of Hope by Lisel Mueller
The paper "Analysis of Hope by Lisel Mueller" is a great example of a literature book review. Lisel Mueller’s “Hope” is a strong poem, which describes the meaning of hope and where it is possible to find it in this world. The poem metaphorically explains that hope can be found everywhere.…
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The Brand Gap
In this book Marty Nuemeier mentions ways to bridge the often found gap between business strategy and design. The book is informative as well as interesting primarily because the author has busted many myths about brands and business strategies.…
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Courtroom302: Justice and Court Proceedings
The paper "Courtroom302: Justice and Court Proceedings" is an outstanding example of a law book review. Courtroom302 is indeed one of the best books dealing with issues of justice and court proceedings. The entire book has been a learning experience. Particularly, a lot has been learned from chapter 7 to 13.…
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Censorship and Its Progeny by John Frohnmayer
The paper "Censorship and Its Progeny by John Frohnmayer" is a great example of a literature assignment. The text “Censorship and its Progeny” by John Frohnmayer explains the aspect of censoring or preventing speech through art. The author of this article suggests that art is a means of speech which has received a lot of censorship and criticisms throughout history…
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On Being Sane In Insane Places
The paper "On Being Sane In Insane Places" is an excellent example of a psychology book report. The understanding of what constitutes normality or mental illness is a controversial issue. While there is a commonly held notion that specially trained professionals can easily diagnose and tell whether an individual is sane or insane, the case might be different.…
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The Management of Harley-Davidson
The paper "The Management of Harley-Davidson" is a great example of a management book review. The management of Harley-Davidson focused on rebuilding the methods they used in production as well as improving the work practices. They included the use of a new system such as that used by the Japanese firm “Toyota Just- In –Time”.…
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The Story Of An Hour By Kate Chopin
The paper "The Story Of An Hour By Kate Chopin" is a great example of a literature book review. The additional story that I chose to read to read was the short story “The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin. The story takes place in the late 1800s, and at the residence of Louise Mallard.…
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Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The paper "Lord of the Flies by William Golding" is an outstanding example of a literature book review. The story of Lord of the Flies sounds as interesting today as it ever did. It was published back in 1954, yet the provocative taste of the novel has not faded away a bit. It has conventionally ignited a lot of debate because of its violent portrayal of human nature.…
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Generation
of the Visual Art and Film Studies of the Teacher 5 March Generation As per the article Rock ‘n’ roll Sound Tracks and Production of Nostalgia by David R Shumway, besides the traditional nostalgia features like aspects of plot, the setting of…
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The Dispossessed by William Deresiewicz
The paper "The Dispossessed by William Deresiewicz" is a worthy example of a book review on English. In The Dispossessed, William Deresiewicz talks about working in America and the challenges they face in their setting, especially from the media. The two factors the author discusses are the working class career expectations and their family structures.…
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English Epic Poem - Beowulf
The paper "English Epic Poem - Beowulf" is a perfect example of a literature book review. Notwithstanding that our world is changing, some things remain unchanged. For example, the way we imagine a real hero remains almost the same. He should be brave, self-assured and kind-hearted.…
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Florida Drug Courts by Ray Grind
The paper "Florida Drug Courts by Ray Grind" is an outstanding example of a law book review. The book Florida Drug Courts, by Ray Grind, is a proper analysis of how a project can be employed in a community to combat and prevent drug and substance abuse.…
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Hills Like White Elephants By Ernest Hemingway
The paper "Hills Like White Elephants By Ernest Hemingway" is a great example of a literature book review. The title depicts an unsteady relationship amidst the American and the girl and their corresponding conflict in regard to the present lifestyle and the threatening operation that the couple mentions.…
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Maldoror and the Complete Works of the Comte de Lautramont, The Story of the Eye and Nadja
The paper "Maldoror and the Complete Works of the Comte de Lautréamont, The Story of the Eye and Nadja" is an exceptional example of a literature book review. In his book, Maldoror and the Complete Works of the Comte de Lautréamont, Comte de Lautréamont compares reality and animality, where he considers animality as a form of fiction.…
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Reality Is Broken By Jane McGonigal
The paper "Reality Is Broken By Jane McGonigal" is a perfect example of a book review on journalism and communication. ‘Reality is Broken’ is a book written by visionary game designer and Director of Game Research at the Institute for the Future, Jane McGonigal, based on the power of games in boosting global happiness and solving real-world problems.…
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Pipe Organs by Steve Thomas
The paper "Pipe Organs by Steve Thomas" is an outstanding example of a music book report. The reading on ‘Pipe Organs’ is an intriguing piece because it introduces interesting facts about the historical use of pipe organs as musical instruments. …
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