I don't like using the word talks.
You're right about that. "Writes" is better when referring to a book.
I wonder how long this report is supposed to be. Your response is fine, but slight. If you have the chance to say more, I recommend writing about how it felt to realize that you don't celebrate yourself.
Here are some grammatical suggestions:
The author explains in a few words the misconceptions of nerds and reasons
why they are labeled
Rogers (omit comma
) briefly describes
his life growing up as a nerd and later becoming a schoolteacher and father of three nerdy children.
In addition to the examples of stereotyping and the remedies that Rogers suggests he makes readers
think about who they are and whether
they accept themselves.
I think thatR
eading this essay made me realize that I do not celebrate who