Your selected story,
"Stapled Shut", currently has
the following ratings:
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2 star rating given by 0
3 star rating given by 1
4 star rating given by 2
5 star rating given by 1
Total average = 4.0 stars.
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Rating System : (1 star is the lowest, 5 stars is the highest.)
1 star = I would not recommend this story to others.
2 stars = This story might be enjoyed by others with similar interests.
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4 stars = A great story that I would highly recommend to friends and family.
5 stars = An exceptional story in every way. A MUST READ story.
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who have limited time and wish to only read stories recommended by others.
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criteria into consideration:
1. Is the story easy to read and understand?
2. Does it grab your attention and keep it?
3. Can you relate to the character's in the story?
4. Does it have broad appeal to a wide variety of different people, or limited appeal
to only some readers who may have interest in the particular subject or theme?
5. How well written is the story? (Please give child writers more latitude than
6. How relevent, moving, profound, meaningful, interesting, exceptional and/or
inspirational is it?
7. IF the story is FICTION (True Life stories should not be judged this way), then
how original and/or creative is it?