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    The Goodreads Rating Scale And Why I Like It

    by The Goodreads rating scale puts things from one to five stars. Hover over the stars on a books page, and you’ll be shown simple comments from 5 down to 1: 5 – it was amazing 4 – really liked it 3 – liked it 2 – it was okay 1 – didn’t like it On the surface of things, this seems a bit limiting, especially when it seems to have four levels of positive feedback and only one level of negative. When writing reviews, I sometimes use half marks in between, but the basic scale works. To add a bit of detail in the way I look at things:…