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Subject: Keyword Search In Box O Books Section
Date Posted: 4/28/2009 4:07 PM ET
Member Since: 3/19/2009
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Is there anyway PBS can put in a keyword search in the Box O Books section?

The regular search area has it and I think it would make my search much easier.

Example:

I'm looking for books on the Holocaust, I put in a genre seach for history (sub Europe or sub Jewish)  it brings up everyone who has any books in those history genres then I have to open and search everyones bookshelf that comes up from the search only to find out that they have books that have nothing to do with what I am looking for (a total waste of my time). Especially if there are 200 boxers that have 1 book in that genre.  Open.... search.... close.... next .  In the end you find out that only 10 out of 200 boxers that have books in that genre have anything you are interested in.

Solutiion:

If there was a keyword search box I could just type in a keyword like Holocaust or Concentration Camp etc. and all the books that have anything to do with that keyword are brought up.

If you looking for a series of book such as lol Dragonlance you can type that in and it works but not the other way.



Last Edited on: 4/28/09 4:16 PM ET - Total times edited: 2
Date Posted: 4/28/2009 4:57 PM ET
Member Since: 8/23/2007
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You need to contact PBS with your suggestions.  THey don't really hang out on the boards that much.

Date Posted: 4/28/2009 8:40 PM ET
Member Since: 3/19/2009
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Ok I'll do that.  I thought I was supposed to post here.  Thanks for telling me.