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Subject: I am #1 in the queue for several books....
Date Posted: 8/12/2014 10:34 PM ET
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Moved to a different thread - here is link:

http://www.paperbackswap.com/1-Wish-List-Books/topic/270011/?l=25&ls=100

Mine should be one of the most recent listed.

 

 



Last Edited on: 8/15/14 4:12 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 8/12/2014 11:04 PM ET
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I don't see a link.

 

Date Posted: 8/13/2014 7:50 AM ET
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Last Edited on: 8/13/14 7:51 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 8/14/2014 6:55 AM ET
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I think it is against PBS rules to ask for wishlist books like this.  Get in line with the rest of us!

Date Posted: 8/14/2014 8:06 AM ET
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I don't think it is against PBS rules as there is a completely separate thread on this very subject.  Don't know if the link below will work, but if you search for it, it's there. 

Pat:  You might want to search out that thread and move your post there to receive a bit more notice on the books you're #1 in line for. 

Book Bazaar - I'm # 1 on the Wish list for these books******

Date Posted: 8/14/2014 12:24 PM ET
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As others have pointed out what you are doing it isn't exactly against the rules but how you did it got people a little peeved.  As pointed out by Karen, you need to ask in the correct place.   Pointing us to your wishlist doesn't let us know what place you are in line.  That information is only visible to you.  So you need to create a list of books you ARE the first wisher and point that out in the proper Book Bazaar thread.

Alicia

Date Posted: 8/15/2014 7:37 AM ET
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Thanks, Karen and Alicia, for clarifying that point. I had forgotten about that particular thread.

Date Posted: 8/15/2014 1:09 PM ET
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I will clarify :) Asking people to go to your Wish List to post books is NOT ok. That is asking to jump the wish list lines. Saying I am #1 for book XXXX and asking someone to post book XXXX into the system is OK because if you are actually #1 in line you should get the book when they post it properly. We (the BBZs) would prefer that you keep the "I am #1" post in the one thread that exists already instead of starting individual ones.



Last Edited on: 8/15/14 1:10 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 8/15/2014 1:10 PM ET
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Yes, there is another thread specifically for this type of thread.  That other thread that Karen linked to has been in place since mid-2012.

Edited...because Melanie and I were posting at the same time!  cheeky



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