1. Is it accessible?
- What kinds of vocabulary will students need to know in order to read this book?
- What is the Lexile/recommended reading level?
- How complex is the syntax?
2. Is it relevant?
- What biases does this text have?
- How might this book appeal to students from diverse cultural or linguistic backgrounds?
- What issues related to language or culture are brought up by this text?
3. Is it good?
- Is it an entertaining read?
- Would we recommend it to students?
- Would we be able to use it in a class?