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Would you read a book only based on the cover and the description?

Maybe. If the description sounded like something I'd like, then I might take a chance.
 
  138024 votes, 47.1%

Yes. I like to take chances.
 
  114282 votes, 39.0%

Probably not. I would prefer some other proof that it was a good book (reviews, recommendation from a friend, mentions in the media, etc.)
 
  34749 votes, 11.9%

Absolutely not. My time is too valuable to take a chance on just any book. I need some other proof.
 
  5975 votes, 2.0%

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