Are you going to continue with the series?

Discuss the November 2016 Book of the Month, Roan: The Tales Of Conor Archer by E. R. Barr.

Are you going to continue with the series?

Yes
13
76%
No
4
24%
 
Total votes: 17

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Post by anneloretrujillo »

This is volume 1 of The Tales of Conor Archer. I haven't decided yet if I want to continue on to volume 2. What are your opinions?

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I am definitely going to read everything in this series! I love this book! Congrats to the author!

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I don't think there is a second book yet...

If I love the book, I will certainly want to continue with the series.
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you." (Mortimer J. Adler)

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Post by anneloretrujillo »

gali wrote:I don't think there is a second book yet...

If I love the book, I will certainly want to continue with the series.
I wasn't sure if one had come out yet, but I'm assuming there will be a second book.

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anneloretrujillo wrote:
gali wrote:I don't think there is a second book yet...

If I love the book, I will certainly want to continue with the series.
I wasn't sure if one had come out yet, but I'm assuming there will be a second book.
I didn't see a second book either, I just assumed there would be one. ?

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Post by hsimone »

On the cover, it does say that this book is a first volume, but it looks like it's been a while since it's been published. Maybe the author is working on the second one now? In any case, I will most likely continue the series if a second one is made. :)
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Post by Scott »

Great questions @anneloretrujillo !! :) I hope you don't mind; I added a poll to it.
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Awesome idea in creating a poll! Already voted. :)
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Scott wrote:Great questions @anneloretrujillo !! :) I hope you don't mind; I added a poll to it.
I don't mind at all! That's a great idea!

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Most definitely! I really enjoyed this book, and I'm looking forward to seeing where the next book takes Conor on his journey.
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Voted as well! Great idea, adding a poll!
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I honestly still have not started reading the book yet. So I will get back here after finishing it. ;)
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I will probably not because this is not my go to genre for reading. I gave it a shot for something different. I really did like the ending. It's nothing personal towards the book or author. In fact, the author did a very good job besides dragging it out in some places. When it comes to reading series I am very picky because if I am going to read a series I want to me incredibly into it.
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I become rather invested in the characters and world in which I immerse myself will reading stories such as this. If there are other books in a series, I will read them. Many people made comments about the length of this story. I didn't find it to be too long. Yes, it is a time investment, but the payoff is a rich, and layered reality that can carry the reader away from the norms of everyday life. I don't know about most of you, but to me that is one of the main reasons why I enjoy reading.

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Jennifer Allsbrook wrote:I become rather invested in the characters and world in which I immerse myself will reading stories such as this. If there are other books in a series, I will read them. Many people made comments about the length of this story. I didn't find it to be too long. Yes, it is a time investment, but the payoff is a rich, and layered reality that can carry the reader away from the norms of everyday life. I don't know about most of you, but to me that is one of the main reasons why I enjoy reading.
I agree and I usually don't mind lengthy books, I tend to gravitate to them; however, this one seemed to drag for me. I agree with gnome or hsimone, I can't remember which one said it, but there were so many details it took me away from the action and slowed the pace way down. Details are good and are a must in a great story, but it's easy to get bogged down; but some folks like a lot of detail, so to each his own.

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