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A Novel Idea!: FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions



How long should my review be?

Reviews should run no less than 250 words and not much longer than 750 words.  The PurdueOWL site gives some great pointers about how to write a good review. The Google Form will take you through all the details!



What are the star ratings?

☆= Regret Picking It Up

☆☆ = Struggled To Finish

☆☆☆= One and Done

☆☆☆☆ = Read & Recommend

☆☆☆☆☆ = Read/Re-Read/Repeat



How do I submit my review?
By clicking on the "Submit Your Review!" tab. There is a Google Form to fill out and submit.
Can I recommend SU Libraries purchase a title I read?
Yes, absolutely! We are always looking for recommendations for excellent books.
Can I share what I am reading via social media?
We love shout outs! Take appropriate selfies or images with the book(s) you are reading and be sure to tag @SUlibraries (for both Facebook & Instagram & Twitter) and and use the hashtag #ANovelIdea2019 to make sure we hear about it!
I have some questions, who should I talk to?
This contest is being organized by Tara Custer and Susan Brazer - please drop us an email if you'd like to chat!