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Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story

This post will go through the entire mourning phase with typical feels displayed in GIFs. Because that’s the only way past and future YA series can be paid their proper respects (Lunar Chronicles, I’m looking at you).

Mourning the End of a YA Series in GIFs

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


The release date for the final book is announced and after the initial excitement, you’re all…

don't make me wait bellatrix mourning the end of a ya series


The title is finally announced…

reaction gifs to mourning the end of a ya serie


The cover is revealed…

the process of mourning the end of a ya book series


The real countdown to publication begins…

ya series end mourning process


Pre-ordering like a boss, got you the book the day of its release…

so excited gif reading the last book in the series


There should alway be fireworks when books arrive in the mail.

You start reading, and you warn your family…

silence needed while reading the last book in a ya serires


You realize you’re halfway through the book…

panic you're halfway through the last book in a ya series


Yes, Ron. We can.

Aaaaaaand, it’s over…

it's not fair ya book series end reaction gif


You try to cope…

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


But fail…

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


*sobs*

You’re so happy things ended well…

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


The happy sads (this GIF really does make me want to cry. MICHAEL!)

But you’re still upset it’s really all over…

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


*tiniest of smiles*

WAIT. DID I HEAR YOU SAY THERE’S GOING TO BE A COMPANION BOOK AND/OR A MOVIE?!?!…

Mourning the End of a YA Series From Start to Finish: A GIF Story


And those are the stages of accepting a series is over. I’m sure therapists across the country would back up me on this.

About Lisa Parkin

I'm a hardcore lover of young adult fiction and have been reviewing books since 2011. Other interests include Downton Abbey, heat lightning storms, Harry Potter land and (begrudingly) one orange tabby.
  • http://www.bookbinges.blogspot.com/ Cynthia Parten

    Love those GIFs! I forgot how much I miss Michael until I saw the GIF. And I think you captured the emotions perfectly. :)

  • http://mybookishlife.com/ Ramona Wray

    LOL!!!! This is so awesome you should charge people for reading 😀 Great post!!!

  • Kayla @ The Thousand Lives

    Therapists all around are just nodding and giving you standing ovations. Thanks for reminding me that Lunar Chronicles ends this year O_O WAS TRYING TO IGNORE THAT

  • Ash of Typing Tiara

    You nailed it. That is it exactly.

  • FaithHope Love

    So very true!!!!! That’s exactly the process of immersing yourself into the last book!

  • http://frannieinthepages.blogspot.com/ Frannie Panglossa

    This was hilarious! x’D And, sadly, absolutely true!! Those are the exact reactions I have every single time a book I’m highly anticipating and it’s pure tortureeeeee!!!

    Ps. I have a blog as well, if you want to stop by I’d appreciate it so much! It’s both in Italian and in English :3 -> http://frannieinthepages.blogspot.com/

  • http://anniejacksonbooks.com/ Annie

    what a fun list! and the GIFs are great :) And yes, there should always be fireworks when books come in the mail!

  • Timi M

    This was hilarious and very true! :)

  • http://www.andreabuginsky.com/ Andrea Buginsky

    Took me a while to get to this post. LOVE it!!!