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Books written as a series... is that a bad idea?

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My recent MS for YA is written as a series. There's no question about it, and the second an agent or editor reads the last page they will know there's a sequel. Is that a definite bad idea? I know there's plenty of threads about not pitching a series or even mentioning it in a query. Even if I didn't say it at first, the full manuscript is designed for a sequel (and possibly two books after that). Does that decrease the chances of it ever getting published?
#1 - March 06, 2010, 08:05 AM


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