Re: Nomination Question for the whole group
- I have no problem with reading an entire trilogy; however, in this
case, I bought only the first volume of the DEED OF PAKSENARRION and
that's why I nominated it. If we decide to read the entire trilogy,
I will buy the others if I like the first one.
> Sometimes an entire trilogy (or more than one story) is sometimesyour
> available in ONE volume, which will usually cost a bit more than
> standard paperback. In fact, Riddle-Master of Hed, which just wonfor
> AUGUST, is such a trilogy.are
> Finding the first installment on its own will be hard, as they
> usually out-of-print. Do we just read the first story of thebook, or
> is everyone ok with the whole book being the nomination/book-of-the-
> Other examples of 3-in-1 (or whatever) books are:
> DEED OF PAKSENARRION- the whole trilogy (nominated this month),
> THE BOOK OF JHEREG- the first 3 books of the series (alsonominated
> this month)the
> It kind of has to be one or the other, or else people who read
> whole thing will ruin it for those who opt to only read the firstone.
> On the other hand, these few-in-one books usually cost between 10
> 20 US bucks, and might be a larger read- anyone have a problemwith
> that? I don't... The alternative would be hunting for the single
> edition which are typically out-of-print.
> How do you, my respected colleagues, feel regarding this matter?