Reviews are a very real-life writing genre that incorporate deep-level analysis skills. In order to write a good review, you must
Observe important details about your product while eliminating the superfluous.
Analyze the pros and cons of your product.
Consider your audience in your presentation of both the details and your ultimate judgment of the product.
Writers review restaurants, shoes, albums, concerts, video games, cars, paintings, universities, theme parks, etc. Almost anything you can experience, you can review! Some people even turn reviewing into a career.
This time, you’re reviewing a BOOK. 😛
Here is the rubric and checklist: Video Book Reviews 2012