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Not Good (For Me, Anyways)

Re: I Can’t Read a Sequel Without Rereading the First Book First.

Godsgrave is hitting the shelves.  In fact, I’ve already seen it at the store I work at.  I didn’t buy it yet, though, because money.

And I know for a fact that it starts off with a refresher (I…may have the egalley but am definitely not going to be finishing it in time for the publication date lol.  But I glanced at the first few pages and there’s a little refresher of who’s who and such!)

But

I still feel the small niggling feeling

There in the back of my head

It’s Nevernight and it’s saying “Reread me!  Reread me!”

Shhh, no, I don’t have time!!  I need to know what’s next for Mia now!!!

Wow gosh this probably sounds like a crazy person talking to herself sorry not sorry.

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Actually Reading the Sequel: The Struggle is Real (for me at least)

I don’t know how many other people do this, but I’ve been looking at my TBR pile a lot lately and seeing just how many of the books on it are sequels that I just haven’t gotten to yet.  This includes A Torch Against the Night, Gemina, and Lord of Shadows to name the ones that keep silently yelling at me to read them already in that way that books do.  I don’t know what it is, but for some reason this keeps happening to me – I will read a book, fall in love, know for a fact that I will buy the second in the series, do just that, and then let it sit and gather dust on my shelf instead of actually reading it. Continue reading “Actually Reading the Sequel: The Struggle is Real (for me at least)”