Book Synopsis Form
Semester: (ex. Fall 2017)
Provide a general synopsis of this book. What is it about? How does it relate to your life and/or your trumpet playing?
What makes the author qualified to write a book like this?
Was the author's style of writing easy to understand? Explain.
What are the main ideas of this book?
Are concepts clearly defined?
How well has the book achieved its goal?
What has the author left out?
What kind of evidence does the author use to prove his/her points?
What personal experiences have you had relating to this subject?
Explain how the book affected you.
Provide examples (at least two) of how you might use the ideas from this book in your future work.
Was this book helpful to you? Explain.
Would you recommend this book to others? Explain.