Posts Tagged ‘Rahul Simha’ Literary Rotten Tomatoes

July 17th, 2012 No comments

With the official launch of last week, book lovers will now have a new favorite website to find a good read and browse critic reviews. Following a model simliar to Rotten aggregates numerous book reviews from around the web and gives books a percentage rating. According to their website, a critic review is rated “either ‘Must Read!’ or ‘Don’t Read’ before calculating its score.” Only books with a 70% rating or better are recommended, and awarded with a smiley-faced icon. Books that receive lower ratings are badged with a sad-faced icon. The website draws reviews from the online versions of reputable newspapers and magazines, as well as individual blogs and critics that have an established history of credible book reviews. Read more…