Can a book be considered good if it is a great story with average writing? ... We
asked our Readers Write subscribers what they think makes a book good.
Sep 25, 2011 ... What makes a good book? Everyone has his own take. Some readers like action,
some prefer romance. Some like a little of both. The one thing ...
Good writers often break rules—but they know they're doing it! Here are some
good rules to know. Theme. A theme is something important the story tries to tell ...
This, of course, is an enormously subjective post. What I consider good and what
you readers may consider good will sometimes overlap and many times veer ...
Sep 28, 2011 ... Prior to blogging and being an avid Goodreads user, I never really thought too
extensively about what makes a book good or bad or really why I ...
Dec 12, 2014 ... The question of what makes a great book is thus notoriously elusive — so ...
Either way, a great book does not have to be a good read to be a ...
We won't develop an appetite for good food by feasting on junk food – and we
carry that analogy over to literature. So how do we know what books are good
Dec 23, 2011 ... "Just pick the best book," he would advise, knowing full well that that was where
the problems – and the fun – started. Martyn loved problems ...
Good children's books, no matter how simple or complex, offer a sense of joy.
They can make us laugh or cry by giving us a character we want to care about.
Granted that the criteria will largely depend upon the individual's taste + the
particular genre, ... Palash Kulkarni, You never really finish reading a good book.