Novel BookRatings Novel BookRatings Rating System Review System Categories Book Club Picks Between The Bookends

Definition of Review System:

Characterization Characters are poorly described, or described in a manner which leaves the reader eventually detached from the book. Fair characterization; some emotional attachment; characters are likeable. Good characterization; characters are believable, you can picture them and relate to them; the reader feels an emotional tie to the characters. Excellent characterization; characters have a strong emotional impact on the reader.
Plot Loose plot with many holes; plot lines are presented but then never followed through; fails to catch reader's interest or attention. Fair plot that holds together well; interesting. Good plot with some surprises; usually more complex. Excellent plot that is clever and unusually complex; tightly written.
Overall Not recommended Has some flaws, but is worth your time Excellent book, well recommended Highly recommended