Saturday, October 13, 2007

What Makes A Story Great To Me

Things that make a story interesting, exciting, and fun to read:
  1. Interesting and fun characters like boys that are active.
  2. Adventure.
  3. Fantasy.
  4. Scary verses.
  5. Surprises but not jack-in-the-boxes.
  6. Happy endings.
  7. No mystery because you like to know everything.
  8. A lot of description so that you feel that you are there.
  9. Adventurous characters who don't waste time talking when they can just do it.
  10. I don't care for jokes.
  11. I don't like a lot of time wasting dialogue.
  12. I like illustrations.
  13. I don't like fairy tale fantasy.
  14. I don't care if the characters learn a lesson.
  15. I like outdoor scenes.
  16. Strange animals.
  17. Siblings.
  18. No love interest or drama.
  19. Scary, monster, bomb kind of action.
  20. Discovering new places and getting into trouble there.

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