Therefore, most journal publishers provide prospective authors with accurate and specific guidelines for the different articles they publish.
In particular, it is not supposed to tell a story. These are also relatively short articles. Therefore when writing up the methods most authors use third person passive voice.
Refer to work done by specific individuals including yourself in past tense. The reader does not want to read everything you know about a subject. Often the article underwent revisions before it was judged to be satisfactory for publication. Martin's, Review Articles are invited or submitted papers that review and synthesize recent literature on a given topic.
The aim of a book review is to provide insight and opinion on recently published scholarly books.
These are considered as secondary literature and are usually short articles, around words. To be concise, present methods under headings devoted to specific procedures or groups of procedures Generalize - report how procedures were done, not how they were specifically performed on a particular day.