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Subject: Box o Books ????
Date Posted: 8/22/2009 6:31 PM ET
Member Since: 4/29/2009
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What is this? Why would I want to sign up? Any info would be greatly appreciated.

Blessings,

Jackie

Date Posted: 8/22/2009 6:34 PM ET
Member Since: 2/24/2009
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Here ya go.

 

http://www.paperbackswap.com/help/search.php?terms=Box+O+Books

Date Posted: 8/22/2009 6:38 PM ET
Member Since: 11/14/2005
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From the Help Center:

What is Box-O-Books?
Box-O-Books Tutorial
Box-O-Books Tutorial Step 1: finding books to request
Box-O-Books Tutorial Step 2: Making a Box-O-Books Offer



Last Edited on: 8/22/09 6:40 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 8/22/2009 6:38 PM ET
Member Since: 8/23/2007
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It's basically where you trade books for books instead of credits.  Only BOB members are supposed to do this. You pay for a BOB membership and your name goes on the boxer list.  Then you basically make deals with other people to trade books for books.  It's really good when you have a lot of heavily posted books that aren't getting requested for credits.  I would not recommend it if your shelf is loaded with books you haven't read yourself.  Unless you don't mind turning down a lot of BOB offers from people with those same types of books.