First you must read the book in order to write a good book report. Secondly, summary the plot for the reader so that the reader has a good idea of the what the book is about without having to read the book. In the book report please indicate who the main characters are and the important events that occurred in the lives of the main characters. Also if there was a lesson to be learned in the story or a morale to the story mention it also. In the conclusion, summarize the main points of the story.