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Subject: Book requested that is NOT in my in my account postings
Date Posted: 11/25/2007 9:24 PM ET
Member Since: 7/7/2007
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I have a book that was requested by another member (I See You, by Holly Lisle) and I don't own this book and I checked and double checked and resorted my account/bookshelf. How does this happen and what do I do about this? I haven't replied to the request yet. Thank you, Tina Vazquez
Date Posted: 11/25/2007 10:35 PM ET
Member Since: 8/16/2007
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Well, if its requested, it would no longer be on your shelf, the request removes it from your shelf.  But, aside from that, there has been a glitch in the system that has been causing this to happen it seems, its been a frequent post lately. Decline the request and in the area on why, put that you do not have the book and it showing on your shelf is a system error. You may also want to notify R&R via the Contact Us link at the bottom of the page.

Date Posted: 11/26/2007 4:32 PM ET
Member Since: 6/30/2007
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This is some sort of glitch.  Not sure what is causing it, but it has happened to me twice and to several others as well.  I just canceled the requests and wrote to the librarian.  Carol Ann

Date Posted: 11/26/2007 10:39 PM ET
Member Since: 6/28/2007
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Yes, this just recently occured to me as well.  In my case it was really freaky, because the titles were almost identical but two completely different ISBNs.  I had a book called Grace Notes by one author on my shelf, but Grace Notes Co by another author was requested.  At first I was wondering if I could have input it wrong, but the ISBNs are sooo very different, that wasn't possible!