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Subject: Different books, same ISBN?
Date Posted: 4/11/2013 10:11 PM ET
Member Since: 9/18/2008
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I went to list a book on my bookshelf and when I put the ISBN # in it came up with a different but related book?  How do I list it?

The book I have is: Noah and the Ark and other Bible Stories ISBN # 0752599704

The system shows: The Birth of Jesus and other Bible Stories  ISBN #  0752599704

A search of the system also turned up these two books which seem to be the one I have but the numbers do not match:

Noah and the Ark and Other Bible Stories
Author: Queen Street House
ISBN-13: 22004 - ISBN-10: 

 
Noah and the Ark and other Bible Stories
Author: P3 Publishing
ISBN-13: 332690 - ISBN-10: 
 
The Publisher is PS Publishing Queen Street House, so how should I list this book?

 



Last Edited on: 4/11/13 10:16 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 4/11/2013 10:26 PM ET
Member Since: 6/29/2007
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Hi Tory,

You'll need to use the Post a Book without an ISBN option and manually enter all of the book's information.  Unfortunately, publishers often reuse numbers for similar books.