What instantly makes me DROP a book and forgot it:
- Graphic sex
- Graphic violence
- Overuse of profanity
- Animal cruelty
- Historical inaccuracies
- Diversity rammed in just to have diversity
- Modern views in historical characters
- Sleazy covers
- The words “dystopian” or “science fiction” or “fantasy” or “vampires” or “zombie” used anywhere.
- Weird Names or Nicknames No One Has in Real Life
You can read more about a few of these and learn about a few others in a previous post: Top 5 Book Trends I’m Tired of…..