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Subject: *** December Unpostable Book Deals***
Date Posted: 12/1/2007 9:44 AM ET
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Post yours here.

Date Posted: 12/1/2007 2:24 PM ET
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Date Posted: 12/1/2007 5:30 PM ET
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 I have the following "unpostable" FREE with any order from my shelf:

Into the Dark by Cindy Gerard - some stains within, that were attempted to be washed out, leaving moisture damage, too ...

Echoes in the Darkness by Joseph Wambaugh - worn but readable ...

A Stranger in the Mirror by Sidney Sheldon - worn but readable ...

Body of a Crime by Micheal C. Eberhardt - worn but readable ...

The 1st Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders - worn but readable ...

Three Came Home by  Agnes Newton Keith - no ISBN

The O'Reilly Factor by Bill O'Reilly - worn but readable ...

The Case of Cabin 13 by Sam McCarver (The first John Darnell Mystery) - One thumbprint-sized water stain on a page ...

The Kidnapping of Aaron Greene by Terry Kay - just a little more worn that I would post ...

Message From Malaga by Helen MacInnes - 1/2-inch tear on back cover

The Wild Child by Mary Jo Putney -  looks like soda or something spilled on the edge of some pages - does not affect the text.

Laurel's Kitchen by Laurel robertson, Carol Flinders, and Bronwen Godfrey - A handbook for vegetarian cookery and nutrition.  Spine is curled and cover is bent and worn.  There is an inscription inside the front cover that has been crossed out with magic marker, that does not affect the bookk text in any way.

Dont Look Now by Daphne du Maurier - 1972 PB in fairly good shape (cover creased) but no ISBN.

Easy Prey by John Sandford - A big chunk of the cover has been torn off, and the spine is curling.

Serpent's Tooth by Faye Kellerman - Perfectly readable, just more worn than I would post for a credit

Last Seen Alive by Carlene Thompson - Moisture staining along the edge of the pages (doesn't affect text at all) and the spine is curling.



Wife to Order by Lucy Walker - excessively worn but readable ...

Undercover Baby by Gina Wilkins - Harlequin Temptaion #521; well-worn, with writing on front and back cover.

Sword and the Sorcerer by Norman Winski - water-damaged (stains, warps & cover peeling) and quite worn, but an excellent read none-the-less.


Just PM me with the deal of your choice.


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Date Posted: 12/1/2007 5:42 PM ET
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Pick one of these freebies with any order from my shelf:


I have a paperback copy of The Queen's Fool by Philippa Gregory (ISBN 0743246071), a few pages ended up damp and they are now wavy, book is in very good condition otherwise.

Also, a hardback copy of We Are Their Heaven: Why the Dead Never Leave Us by Allison DuBois, there is a pink stain on one of the pages, and what appears to be footprints on a couple more, in very goof condition otherwise, still has dustjacket.

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Date Posted: 12/1/2007 6:42 PM ET
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The following are damaged book that are free 1 to 1 with an order from my bookshelf. They are all from a non-smoking household but I used to have a cat.  My bookshelf is MOSTLY romance with a few general fiction and sci-fi thrown in.


Arrows of the Queen by Mercedes Lackey -- PB, broken spine with one section of the book held in place with a rubber band

Love Finds a Way by Rachelle Edwards -- Slight water damage last 20 pages or so, still readable

Much Ado in Maggody by Joan Hess -- former library book with tape, page 27 big tear

Some Enchanted Evening by Christian Dodd -- slightly warped from water damage

Malice in Maggody by Joan Hess -- cover water damaged in upper front corner

By Arrangement by Madeline Hunter -- first half warped from water damage

Logic of the Heart by Patricia Veryan -- Rips on the cover, top and bottom of the spine

Vanity Blade by Samantha Harte -- Large black marks on front cover, covering part of title and art

Masque of Enchantment by Charlene Cross -- large rip on front cover from top to ¾ down by spine


The Proud Hunter by Marianne Harvey -- broken spine but all pages attached

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Date Posted: 12/2/2007 11:34 AM ET
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Damaged copies choose two with any request (or in additin to any offer in my BB deal explained at this  http://www.paperbackswap.com/forum/view_topic.php?t=92765&l=10&ls=0:

(slight liquid damage on the last few pages) of "Who Moved My Cheese"  ISBN 0399144463

Well worn, dinged up "Cowboys Don't Cry" by Marilyn Halverson ISBN 0440913039

Underlining on pgs 1&2 and pages coming loose of "The Cats Nobody Wanted" by Harriet May Savitz ISBN 0590421964

Loose pages of "Mrs. Jeeper's Secret Cave" by Debbie Dadey  ISBN 0590189816

Torn front cover (needs to be taped back on, too) copy of "The Dream Runner" by Audree Distad ISBN 0064400913

Two and half inch tear on the binding of "The Valentine Star" by Patricia Reilly Giff ISBN 0440492041

Discarded worn library copy of "Dorothy Hamill" by S H Burchard ISBN 0152780149 (This ISBN in the PBS database is listed as a PB, but this one is definitely HC)

Date Posted: 12/2/2007 12:10 PM ET
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Taken thanks and happy hoildays!

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Date Posted: 12/2/2007 1:05 PM ET
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Order any book off my shelf and choose any one of these free.   Post here and PM me.

Skinny Dip by Carl Hiassen - faint orange stain on about 1/8 of edge, a little "ripply" on edges, but no water damage

The Kingdom By The Sea - Paul Theroux - yellowing pages - it just looks worn, slight fold on rear cover

Perfume - Patrick Suskind - water damage on cover and first 1/3 book - but not rippled, and completely readable

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Date Posted: 12/2/2007 3:49 PM ET
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Any order from my shelf and choose one of the following trade size books.  They are all ex-library and unpostable, but readable.  Please PM me if interested.  Thanks!

The Mountain's Call (Luna) Author: Caitlin Brennan

Drinking Midnight Wine Author: Simon R. Green

Dead Cat Bounce Author: Norman Green

Seraphim (Luna) Author: Michele Hauf

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Date Posted: 12/3/2007 4:25 PM ET
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FREE unpostable with order:   

*A Lasting Promise: A Christian Guide to Fighting For Your Marriage - highlighting/underlining   

*North and South, Gaskell - some lines (notes) in margin. Pretty minor  

*The Last of the Mohicans, James Fenimore Cooper. ISBN shows another book. Yellowing, but otherwise good.  

*Keeper/Finder - Greg Rucka, about 30 water damage pages in the middle. 

* James Herriot's Dog Stories - MMP, cover separating from pages on spine. Pages are firmly together, name inside front cover. 1987 printing

* Mother: A Little Book of Inspiration - A minibook of poems and sayings with inscription and damage to back cover. This would be good for scrapbooking or making cards.

* Amazing Fishing Tales - isbn 0740742094 - Some tea or coffee splashed on page edge - no damage inside pages

Date Posted: 12/3/2007 6:36 PM ET
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Free with any order from my shelf:

"God Bless you Mr. Rosewater" by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

"Isadora: The Autobiography of Isadora Duncan" by Isadora Duncan (also published as "My Life")

PM for details or with your order!

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Date Posted: 12/3/2007 7:41 PM ET
Member Since: 8/23/2007
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See my siggy. Lots of unpostables.

Date Posted: 12/3/2007 9:26 PM ET
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Will ship any of my unpostables (down there, in my sig) - with or without an order from my bookshelf.  PM me if interested.

Date Posted: 12/3/2007 9:50 PM ET
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See my signature line too!!

Date Posted: 12/3/2007 10:15 PM ET
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I have Judy Christenberry's Cowboy Come Home free with any book order from my shelf.


Date Posted: 12/4/2007 8:17 AM ET
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Choose one of these free with order:

"A Regency Christmas Carol", isbn 0451193873.  Stories by Mary Balogh, Anne Barbour, Elisabeth Fairchild, Carla Kelly, and Edith Layton.  Cleaved spine, but all pages are secure.

"A Regency Christmas", isbn 0451164849.  Stories by Anita Mills, Patricia Rice, Mary Balogh, Gayle Buck, and Edith Layton.  Cleaved spine, all pages secure.


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Date Posted: 12/4/2007 11:29 AM ET
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i have for free with an order:

animal farm--orwelll--PB--spine is cleaved and glued.

memoirs of a geisha--arthur golden--PB--spine is cleaved. slightly wavy in a few pages.

hawaii--michener--PB--spine is cleaved.

centennial--michener--PB--water damage at top.

alive--piers paul read--PB--spine is cleaved.

corelli's mandolin--de bernieres--PB--intro page loose; water damage upper right corner.

a second corelli's mandolin PB with coffee spilled on the last part.

covenant--michener--PB--back few pages have water damage.

contact--sagan--PB--water damage at top.

the nanny diaries--mclaughlin & kraus--PB--cover curled, sun damage to first page, and spine cleaved.

a million little pieces--frey--PB--liquid damage in the beginning and in the end, but still readable.

the closers--connelly--PB--spine cleaved.

uther--whyte--PB--cover separating from book; wavy as if some water damage, altho not stained.

time flies--cosby--PB--cleaved spine.

peony--pearl s. buck--HB--cleaved.

into the west--nugent--PB--water damage in introduction and 1st 7 pages.

the touch--mc cullough--HB--water damage upper right corner (not that much).


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Date Posted: 12/4/2007 2:24 PM ET
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 free with any order from my shelf

Royal Harlot by Susan Holloway Scott   isbn: 9780451221346-It seems like the first couple of chapters fell out and somebody tried to glue them back in  but its still perfectly readable



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Date Posted: 12/4/2007 7:07 PM ET
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Free with any order, in addition to any deal I have going on.  I'm doing 3 for 1 now.

Date Posted: 12/4/2007 8:32 PM ET
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Reposted at end. Sorry,  I forgot I  had posted this already, but it's now updated on next page.


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Date Posted: 12/4/2007 9:43 PM ET
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I have:

A Separate Peace (coffee stain on back, old in general)

A Dark Flame (historical romance - good condition, just an old book)

The Pursuit of Holiness - includes study guide (no ISBN, in perfect condition)

The Brethren by John Grisham (hardcover, great condition, just would like to get rid of it)

Take any or all with any order from my shelf.  

I'm also offering DVDs and VHS movies with any order from my shelf - check out my post titled "Book & DVD Combo".


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Visions of Heat by Nalini Singh (some wavy pages)

A Darkness at Sethanon by Raymond E. Feist (worn front cover)

Archangel by Sharon Shinn (worn front cover)


Take any or all with an order from my shelf. 

Date Posted: 12/5/2007 8:22 PM ET
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Just added one more ... check my profile or my post on page one of this thread for my complete list!

Last Seen Alive by Carlene Thompson - Moisture staining along the edge of the pages (doesn't affect text at all) and the spine is curling.

 FREE with any order from my shelf ....