Junior Library Guild (SLJ’s sister company) assistant editor Wendy Xu created this wonderful handout on evaluating graphic novels and has graciously offered to share with our reviewers.
Check out the transcript for our last reviewer chat on Anatomy of a review. sdiaz101 11:16 AM Reviewer chat today at 4pm ET on “The Anatomy of an SLJ review” greerericka 11:40 AM joined #slj-reviewer-chat. Also, @coovthom joined, @asantori joined, @katyk joined, @jpoyer joined, @kateolson joined. mkozikowski3:59 PM Hi, Marybeth Kozikowski here from sunny Suffolk […]
The following guidelines are designed to help SLJ reviewers craft their reviews. If you haven’t already, please also see Anatomy of a (Typical) SLJ Review for further details. Should you have questions or concerns at any time about reviewing or writing, please don’t hesitate to contact an editor. General SLJ Reviewing Guidelines No more than half […]
The following is a rough guide to the basic format of an SLJ review. Please note that no review need follow a cookie-cutter formula, and we encourage our reviewers to bring their own voice and style to their reviews. This guide will, we hope, provide a basic skeleton on which you can build your own […]