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book′ review`


n.
1. a critical analysis of a book.
2. a section of a newspaper or magazine devoted to such analysis, esp. of new books.
[1860–65]
book′ review`er, n.
book′ review`ing, n.
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Noun1.book review - a critical review of a book (usually a recently published book)book review - a critical review of a book (usually a recently published book)
critical review, critique, review article, review - an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
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by Madiha Asif/ All the participants need to do is read as many books as they can over the summer holidays and then write book reviews of not more than 500 words.
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Book reviews are an essential, core, fundamental part of every successful marketing plan specifically designed to bring the book to the attention of the librarians, booksellers, and the reading public.
We will, of course, include traditional book reviews but we also seek to include reviews of other types of media.
Five research articles (two of which won Best Paper awards at the New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME) conference and several book reviews comprise the issue.
That makes for a worthy issue already, but then we have seventeen book reviews. The readers of PSCF have long appreciated this section.
The editor coordinates with the Public Relations chair to publicize announcements for content; collects submissions via e-mail; solicits specific submissions by society members and/or Committees and Interest Groups; edits all submissions for content, length, and syntax; approves and incorporates the book reviews edited by the Book Review Editor; and sends the final content to the Layout Editor for .html coding and layout.
This Spring 2015 issue features three essays from a variety of different disciplines, two review essays, and 13 book reviews on globalization topics (defined broadly), a predominant theme of the journal.