Do you think Belle Ami will write more books around Angela and Alex?

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Do you think Belle Ami will write more books around Angela and Alex?

Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 09 Jun 2018, 12:44

This is the first book I've read by Belle Ami so I am not familiar with her style or other books but I can't help but wonder if she plans on turning this book into the first book of a series. What are your thoughts?

I think with the way she ended this book that it might be possible. I tend to get attached to the characters in books and movies and am always wanting more stories to develop surrounding them.

I just thought I would throw this thought out there and see what everyone else thought about the idea.

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Post by Ada4nathan » 10 Jun 2018, 01:38

I'm actually yet to read the book, so I don't have any thoughts about the author writing a second series. But from everyone's comment about the book, I'll sure prefer a second edition if the story didn't end in a as-a-matter-of-fact way.

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Post by Riszell » 10 Jun 2018, 01:55

Maybe. A lot of readers are even wanting this book to have a film adaptation, so there's a great possibility of writing more books as well.

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Post by Manali_DC » 10 Jun 2018, 05:48

I just read and reviewed the book recently. And there was indeed a little paragraph at the end about Angela and her visions that got me all excited about the prospect of seeing them again in another story! I liked Angela and Alex very much and would be glad to see them in some other story.

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Post by bookowlie » 10 Jun 2018, 07:39

Based on the Amazon description, it is the first book in the Out of Time thriller series. Also, there is a scene at the end that seems like it will lead to a new investigation.
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Post by Dael Reader » 10 Jun 2018, 11:05

She probably will. But I wish she wouldn't. Not unless she does enough research to base the plot lines more solidly on art history. If Angela and Alex can start solving art mysterious with a more academic approach, rather than based on Angela's ridiculous past-life regression/spirit possession episodes, the stories could be a little bit more interesting. If she keeps basing the stories on sex scenes past and present, there will be very little to recommend about the books.

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Post by CatInTheHat » 10 Jun 2018, 11:30

It's listed as Book 1 in a series. I'm looking forward to what comes next ;)
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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 12:40

Ada4nathan wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 01:38
I'm actually yet to read the book, so I don't have any thoughts about the author writing a second series. But from everyone's comment about the book, I'll sure prefer a second edition if the story didn't end in a as-a-matter-of-fact way.
Yes, the author kind of dangled a little blurb in front of the reader which made me think there will be more books involving the main characters.

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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 12:41

Riszell wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 01:55
Maybe. A lot of readers are even wanting this book to have a film adaptation, so there's a great possibility of writing more books as well.
I did see that post and was surprised at the response of readers wanting it to be made into a movie or TV show. It will be interesting to see if anything comes of that.

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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 12:43

Manali_DC wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 05:48
I just read and reviewed the book recently. And there was indeed a little paragraph at the end about Angela and her visions that got me all excited about the prospect of seeing them again in another story! I liked Angela and Alex very much and would be glad to see them in some other story.
I also got excited with that revelation also! I enjoyed their characters as well and would love to see more adventures with them.

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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 12:44

bookowlie wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 07:39
Based on the Amazon description, it is the first book in the Out of Time thriller series. Also, there is a scene at the end that seems like it will lead to a new investigation.
Ahhh ok. I totally missed the Amazon description of the book. I just drove right into the book from the link in the email. So I guess my question here in the forum is kind of silly. Oops!

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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 12:47

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She probably will. But I wish she wouldn't. Not unless she does enough research to base the plot lines more solidly on art history. If Angela and Alex can start solving art mysterious with a more academic approach, rather than based on Angela's ridiculous past-life regression/spirit possession episodes, the stories could be a little bit more interesting. If she keeps basing the stories on sex scenes past and present, there will be very little to recommend about the books.
Yes I see what you are saying. I'm wondering how it could be pulled off with the past-life regression with different storylines and mysteries. I do hope the sex scenes lessen up a little. Some of them in this book made me blush LOL

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Post by Dael Reader » 10 Jun 2018, 15:57

SweetMelissaV2131 wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 12:47
Dael Reader wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 11:05
She probably will. But I wish she wouldn't. Not unless she does enough research to base the plot lines more solidly on art history. If Angela and Alex can start solving art mysterious with a more academic approach, rather than based on Angela's ridiculous past-life regression/spirit possession episodes, the stories could be a little bit more interesting. If she keeps basing the stories on sex scenes past and present, there will be very little to recommend about the books.
Yes I see what you are saying. I'm wondering how it could be pulled off with the past-life regression with different storylines and mysteries. I do hope the sex scenes lessen up a little. Some of them in this book made me blush LOL
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Post by SweetMelissaV2131 » 10 Jun 2018, 17:13

Dael Reader wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 15:57
SweetMelissaV2131 wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 12:47
Dael Reader wrote:
10 Jun 2018, 11:05
She probably will. But I wish she wouldn't. Not unless she does enough research to base the plot lines more solidly on art history. If Angela and Alex can start solving art mysterious with a more academic approach, rather than based on Angela's ridiculous past-life regression/spirit possession episodes, the stories could be a little bit more interesting. If she keeps basing the stories on sex scenes past and present, there will be very little to recommend about the books.
Yes I see what you are saying. I'm wondering how it could be pulled off with the past-life regression with different storylines and mysteries. I do hope the sex scenes lessen up a little. Some of them in this book made me blush LOL
Dael Reader wrote: I wasn't blushing. I was rolling my eyes! :lol2:
:lol2: :lol2: Well yes, I was laughing too at some parts.

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Post by Sushan » 10 Jun 2018, 18:59

I think there is nothing for us to wonder since, amazon has revealed that this is the 1st book of a series, in the book description. :lol:
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