I am looking for three or four more beta readers for my new novel
I'd like you to read it like any other book, but jot down anything that strikes you - or use Track Changes. Praise is always nice, but what I'm looking for are problems I can fix before publishing. Things like:
- Dull parts where your interest dims – or good bits you’d like more of.
- Bits which make you go “Huh? What’s happening?” Unclear passages
- Plot holes and inconsistencies
- Things you think are out of character
- Rushed bits
- Unsatisfactory bits
- Dodgy timelines
I haven't written the blurb yet, but it's about a young woman who's living in a deserted 2018 London which is under 20 metres of snow. One day she finds a man exhausted and face down in the snow who has a disruptive effect on her small community...