Quote Originally Posted by Patty View Post
Yes, trilogy might not be needed....
I put it in because it's kind of a promise that the writer knows when/how it's going to end. I've talked to a non-negligible number of people at book festivals and such who shy away from jumping into a new series if they think it might not get finished or go on forever. One of the reasons I like the trilogy as a format is it says from the get go "this story will come to an end."