I like longer reads of course I just hate having to wait 6-12 months (or longer) for a new book in any series...
I've never undstood this myself, because almost all popular book series take at least a year or more to get new releases.
Over the course of many encounters and many years, I have successfully developed a standard operating procedure for dealing with big, nasty monsters. Run away. Me and Monty Python.
Harry Dresden - Blood Rites (The Dresden Files #6)