Book Reviews

A review is a critical evaluation of a text, event, object, or phenomenon. Reviews can consider books, articles, entire genres or fields of literature, architecture, art, fashion, restaurants, policies, exhibitions, performances, and many other forms. This handout will focus on book reviews. For a similar assignment, see our handout on literature reviews.

Born a crime: Trevor Noah

I know Trevor doesn’t need an introduction. Trevor Noah is the best dailyshow host so far and famous for his consistant laugh inducing way of anchoring the show with such relevant topics. In his book Born A Crime, he narrates his South African childhood stories. He was born to a […]

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The book is written by Ashlee Vance. He is an award winning feature writer for Bloomberg Businessweek magazine. Vance is also the host of the “Hello World” TV show. Previously, […]

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Book review: “The Test of my life”

“I see that I have been given a second chance in life and I know that I intend to spend it running. If I fall as I will I look forward to dusting myself off and running again. That I can do” .(¥u√!) There’ll be three kinds of readers for […]

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Bama’s Karukku: A Book Review

“But Dalits have also understood that God is not like this, has not spoken like this. They have become aware that they too were created in the likeness of God. There is a new strength within them, urging them to reclaim that likeness which has been repressed, ruined, and obliterated; and to begin to live with honour and respect and love of all humankind. To my mind, that alone is true devotion.”

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What I know for sure

What I know for sure No matter what challenge you may be facing, you must remember that while the canvas of your life is painted with daily experiences behavior reaction […]

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