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What makes you give up on a book?

Post by nicole-adrianne » 12 Oct 2019, 16:51

Does anyone else have a specific thing that will make them put down a book and completely stop reading it? For me, it's when all the characters are written with the same voice. I want the characters to be distinct enough that, if the speech tags were taken away, I'd still know who was talking.
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Post by gali » 12 Oct 2019, 23:03

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