Looking forward to Book Two of this unforgettable trilogy?

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Re: Looking forward to Book Two of this unforgettable trilogy?

Post by ButterscotchCherrie » 05 Dec 2017, 07:00

I would only read the other books in the trilogy if I could be fairly sure that they had improved on the shortcomings of this one, which include formulaic and predictable adventure scenes, inaccurate French and gratuitous, repetitive sex scenes.

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Post by Macleisha » 06 Dec 2017, 11:21

No. I cannot take more of that robotic dialog and daily minutiae of the characters.

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Post by Mjgarrison » 06 Dec 2017, 14:11

I don't think I'll be reading the next book. There was just two much of the story wrapped around unrealistic sexual incounters. It read almost like a porn, one minute something is happening and then it just goes straight into very descriptive sex with everyone.

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Post by Insightsintobooks729 » 12 Dec 2017, 15:26

I usually always want to know what happens next in a series, but as others have said it is a bit too sexual for my taste and unless I knew the next book wasn't like that as well I don't think I'll be reading it.
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Post by Bancroft » 13 Dec 2017, 03:50

Honestly speaking, I am not looking for the second part because the sex scenes are not so good

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Post by Scerakor » 13 Dec 2017, 09:01

I don't think I will reach out and get the second one in this series. Although I didn't hate it, and in fact there was much of the book I enjoyed, I don't think I will invest in reading the second book of the series. There is way too much extraordinary literature out there that I don't need to stick with this one.

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Post by Bancroft » 14 Dec 2017, 00:45

I like if there is another book but with limitation on sex issues. Sex issues must be controlled

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Post by Star88 » 19 Dec 2017, 09:08

If book 2 is anything like the first, I would probably not read it.

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Post by Lg_99 » 03 Jan 2018, 18:34

I have not even read the first book but judging by the comments, it does not seem like my kind of book. So, the answer is no. I am not looking forward to reading the sequel.

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Post by jennyd2003 » 05 Jan 2018, 01:00

I would love to read the next book if there is less focus on the sex. It didn't add anything to the book. I would love to have more of the backstory about the 30th century or even a flash forward to the 27th to show if the teams are successful in their assault on the Syndos.

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Post by kwahu » 08 Jan 2018, 02:51

Sure, I will try book two perhaps the sex scenes maybe toned down with the scientific aspect amplified.

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Post by Roggyrus » 09 Jan 2018, 07:26

Maybe there will be more interesting sexcapades and tourist spots, why not?

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Post by DustinPBrown » 09 Jan 2018, 14:57

Not interested. I didn't even mind the sex scenes, the book just did not grab me at all.

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Post by Annamikov » 13 Jan 2018, 09:26

Not really. I don't know how the author is planning to expand the plot (there was none of it in reality, there were just explicit scenes). But if he decides to write a fully different book that is not connected to this one, possibly I could give it a try.

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Post by eBookreviewer » 13 Jan 2018, 12:10

In my opinion, I do not like the second parts, unless that book is very good. :techie-studyinggray:

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