Originally Posted by AlbertaCowboy
For me, it was "Ender's Game". A classic by all accounts, one recommended to me countless times over the years, but never could dredge up the interest to read it. Once I started reading, I couldn't put it down and I read the whole thing in one sitting.
That book was so good that I couldn't bring myself to read any more books in the series.
I know that might elicit a gasp from some, but I just felt that Ender's Game
was so perfect that I just couldn't risk tarnishing it with what followed.