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Subject: Credit the Same for Larger Paperbacks?
Date Posted: 5/2/2017 9:51 AM ET
Member Since: 2/17/2012
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Hello, I am trying to find out whether you get more credits for the larger size paperbacks? Thank you.

Date Posted: 5/2/2017 10:13 AM ET
Member Since: 6/8/2007
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Nope.   It's always one book=one credit, regardless of the size of the book.

Date Posted: 5/2/2017 11:59 AM ET
Member Since: 8/17/2008
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As Robin said, one (print) book = one credit.  The only variation is audio books (cassette, CDs, MP3) = equal 2 credits.

Date Posted: 5/3/2017 5:46 PM ET
Member Since: 4/28/2009
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And that goes for heavy Hardcovers too.  

Date Posted: 6/3/2017 3:32 AM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2006
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One book = one credit (regardless of size or binding).  Audio recordings are 2 credits.

Date Posted: 6/9/2017 11:51 AM ET
Member Since: 12/4/2008
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Folks have already answered the question.  Since most of my paperbacks now ship for $2.63, I can afford the occasional $3.12 for a larger paperback or hardcover.  There are some threads in the Bazaar where you can list it with the requirement that someone takes an ADDITIONAL book to even out the per book shipping.  I'm thinking of doing that with cookbooks that are very heavy.

Date Posted: 6/10/2017 11:47 AM ET
Member Since: 6/30/2008
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I recently received a package with 2 hardcover books in it. used 2 credits and the postage was $4.12. That works out to $2.06 each for 2 fairly heavy books. seems fairly reasonable.