What makes आप want to read a certain book?

Do आप read it because of the title, plot, या something else? What makes आप want to read that certain book?
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vampirefreak_26 said:
first the book cover, if it doesn't catch my attention I never go for it.

the सेकंड is the summary, that's the first thing I read, if it sounds interesting या not.

the third is the genre

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NormalcyIsDead said:
I honestly like ones that keep the plot in the description/book itself. Ones titled things like "Vampire Kisses" and have two people making out on the front cover isn't that interesting to me. But, say, with The Fault in Our Stars द्वारा John Green, I like it because you'd never guess it was about terminal cancer (I also like it because it was द्वारा John Green, but that's not the point). Quirky titles and covers just draw me in. I know that's 'judging a book द्वारा its cover', but a good cover design/title can change the whole feeling of a book.
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 I honestly like ones that keep the plot in the description/book itself. Ones titled things like "Vampire Kisses" and have two people making out on the front cover isn't that interesting to me. But, say, with The Fault in Our Stars द्वारा John Green, I like it because you'd never guess it was about terminal cancer (I also like it because it was द्वारा John Green, but that's not the point). Quirky titles and covers just draw me in. I know that's 'judging a book द्वारा its cover', but a good cover design/title can change the whole feeling of a book.
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dragonsmemory said:
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Well, when I walk into a bookstore/library, I always have a vague idea of what I want. I learned early on that that helps me find it faster. I feel a sort of pull towards what I'm looking for. Sometimes, I'll be puled to पुस्तकें I already know, but I was pulled there because they are familiar. I never wander around.
If I'm pulled to a certain shelf, I'll scan ths tirles, searching for the one that pulled me. If it looks promising, I'll take it off the shelf and read the back. और often than not, I end up putting the book back.
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लोल that happens to me all of the tiem! this is why i dont listen to myself when i go to buy books. the bookstore in my town is crappy, so is the पुस्तकालय
alicia386 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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i do something like that too....except i wander and CANNOT make decisions. i am the worst at making decisions.
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See, my inner mind knowsEAXCTLY which book(s) I want and uses the pull to guide me to them
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My school has a librarian, and she is AWESOME and knows exactly what kinds of पुस्तकें I would like, so I usually ask her.
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hgfan5602 said:
Not always the शीर्षक of the book, या the book cover. Because the author/illustrator doesn't have to be artistic. Like me, I'm personally NOT an artist.

Usually if the plot is mysterious and exciting, if it catches my attention, I go for the book. Usually, I like पढ़ना dystopian fiction, like maybe if the character has unusual traits, I figure that the book is probably good. Like this book.
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 Not always the शीर्षक of the book, या the book cover. Because the author/illustrator doesn't have to be artistic. Like me, I'm personally NOT an artist. Usually if the plot is mysterious and exciting, if it catches my attention, I go for the book. Usually, I like पढ़ना dystopian fiction, like maybe if the character has unusual traits, I figure that the book is probably good. Like this book.
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I don't think the लेखक makes the cover
alicia386 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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But I so agree with u. The plot is everything
alicia386 posted एक साल  से अधिक पुराना
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but if sometimes the लेखक can't afford an illustrator, she does the cover herself/himself. या if the लेखक wants the cover to look और original, she/he does it him/herself.
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yes, THE PLOT IS EVERYTHING
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ino686512 said:
Ill ask.a.friend if they have read it and if they like.it I usually read it if not ill read the sumarry and maybe the first chapter
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Whenever I start a book, I always read the last sentence/paragraph for some odd reason.
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1999jacko said:
the शीर्षक usually pulls me in and then when I read the back I either know if its perfect for me या not through the तस्वीरें in my head that roll of the back
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