I have a list of topics that I am rating my books on. For each book I will select 5 topics to which it will receive a rating of 1-10.
Funny: Was the book funny? Did it make me laugh out loud? Smile at the humor?
Cleverness/Uniqueness: How original was the book?
Romance: Was there true love? Did I feel the love?
Writing: Was the author’s style unusual/ eloquent? Was it easy/confusing to read?
Theme: Were the themes easy to figure out? Are the themes relevant?
Characters/Protagonist: Are there strong characters? Were there distinct personalities? Could I relate? Could I feel what the protagonist was feeling? Did the protagonist undergo change?
Science: What was the author’s take on the future? How unique was the idea? Could there be truth to it?
Perspective: What was the author’s perspective?
Message: Are there any messages for the reader? What was the author’s point?
Plot: Was it enjoyable? Did it make sense? Was it different? Were there twists?