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It seems to me that there are two numbers that I would avoid: 1 and 2. There are duologies, but they are rare. I don't remember ever having encountered one personally. To me a two volume series feels like neither fish nor fowl. It is not a finished, rounded whole like a single-volume novel, nor does it have the appeal to live in an alternate universe for a ...


The number of books in the series is irrelevant. What matters is whether you still have story to tell. JK Rowling planned the Potter series to have seven books; Harry's arc is finished. GRRMartin originally planned for four, but he's got so much to say that he's expanded to at least seven (and eight wouldn't surprise me if he lives that long). David ...

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