When Sequels Don’t Live Up to the First Book

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on August 29, 2019 | 1 Comment

Do you ever read a book and LOVE it – then you wait in desperate anticipation for months for the sequel, only to read it and be totally let down? Happens to me ALL. THE. TIME. What is it with Second Book Syndrome? Here’s a few that I gave very different ratings to the second book as compared to the first:

Do you agree with any of these? What sequels were you disappointed by?


Jessi (Geo)

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One response to “When Sequels Don’t Live Up to the First Book

  1. Agreeeed! I have so many sequels that disappointed me, and it is probably half the reason I am scared to start series. The Dust Lands series went downhill so, so quickly. I hated the second book with a passion.

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