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Revising Your Cringe-Worthy Book Reviews

A reader revisits her Goodreads review of The Help, seven years later.

How to Rate Books: An Unscientific Inquiry

Rating books seems like a natural pastime for readers, but figuring out exactly how to go about it can be a brain-crunching challenge.

Keep Your Grades Away From My Books

An argument for refusing to use book-rating systems like stars or letter grades.

Book Rating Categories That Should Exist (Because Star Ratings Can Be Useless)