Re: Cover Blurbs
Posted by Chael on September 24, 1998 at 00:03:37:
In response to Cover blurbs, written by Cheryl on September 21, 1998 at 12:29:47
] I hate when they give away the whole story on the cover blurb! I have the same problem with movie previews that sum up the whole story. I turn to my companion and say "well, there's one we don't need to see now!" I suppose it is a hard task, they want to tell you enough to make you buy the book or the movie ticket, but please, let's use some judgement here! ;-p
I finally got fed up when I read the back of Emma and read that she ended up marrying "her biggest critic" I was so mad I could have spit (not literally! We well-bred girls don't do that ;-) )! I was through the first 50 pages or so and had read enough to know who they meant...
- Poor thing! Silke 03:45:17 9/24/98 (0)
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