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MS Suggested Reading: How to Choose a Great Book

Selecting a Book

The most important part of reading is to CHOOSE A BOOK YOU WANT TO READ!

  • Select a genre that interests you.
  • Maybe select a book by your favourite author.
  • Maybe read a series.

Make sure the book you select is of high interest to you!


3. Scan the Text - Font Size and White Space

6. Chapter Titles (especially if it is a Non Fiction)

1. Look at the Cover and Title

Look at the COVER and TITLE.

Does it appeal to you? 

Is it eye-catching?

Does it "look" exciting for your interests?


4. Look at the Illustrations

7. Do the Five Finger Rule

2. Read the Blurb

5. Check the Number of Pages

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