Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Southern Magic Romance Writers 2005

GAYLE WILSON AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Score Sheet

CATEGORY:
_____________________________
Judge:
____________________________
Title:
_____________________________
Author:
____________________________

 

10

One of the best books Iíve ever read.

9

One of the best books of 2004

8

A keeper; will be recommending this to everyone I know
7

A keeper; highly recommended, will hunt down this authorís back list
6

A keeper; a recommended read, will buy the authorís next book as soon as it comes out
5


Average read; would review this author again without reservation. Author does show promise. Would recommend this to readers, particularly those liking similar plots/settings/subgenre
4


Will trade this book at the used book store, but might check into the authorís other books depending on recommendations
3



There were definite problems with this book limiting my ability to be objective when reviewing it. There were problems with the writing, characters, or plot; too many discrepancies and/or errors in grammar or research.

2

 

I had trouble even finishing the book. I kept putting it down, then picking it back up. Itís not for me. There were problems with the writing, characters, or plot; too many discrepancies and/or errors in grammar or research.

1

 

I couldnít finish the book. In fact, I found myself skimming much of it. Neither the writing, nor the story, nor the characters appealed to me. I wouldnít be able to recommend it to others. There were no redeeming qualities at all.

 

SCORE FOR THIS BOOK: ____________

For Contest Coordinator:

Y or N I would be interested in judging this contest again next year.

Y or N I have friends who would be interested in judging this contest. (list names and contact info Ė email, phone, or snail mail Ė on back)