If not, to what ages or type of reader would it appeal? Choose the things that fit this particular book best.
It also helps you and your friends figure out books to recommend to each other for your next report! Historical fiction?
Try to avoid using the tired phrase "This book is about…" Instead, just jump right in The stuffed rabbit wanted more than anything to live in the big old house with the wild oak trees. Although many reviews begin with a short summary of the book This book is about…there are other options as well, so feel free to vary the way you begin your reviews.
Answering this kind of question can show you the audience the book is geared to.
Would any reader enjoy this book? Another possibility is to set up the major conflict in the book and leave it unresolved Sometimes the waiting is the hardest part or He didn't know what he stood to lose or Finding your purpose in life can be as easy as finding a true friend.