Do you recognize the five early warning signs of a bad beta reader for your fantasy novel?

5. They address all correspondence using your main characters first name (Dear Frodo)

4. They ask how to find the portal to your world. (is that through a wardrobe?)

3. They use 1337 speak or text short hand when typing responses (UR s0 kewl)

2. They want you to call them for the feedback using their 1-900 number.

1. They end up at your front door wearing garb from your fictional world. (Nice trench coat)

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