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Subject: NEWBIE!
Date Posted: 9/9/2012 8:36 PM ET
Member Since: 8/20/2012
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Im new to paperback swap and so far I havent had any luck :-( Ive received 2 books with my sign up credits and I want more! Take a look at my bookshelf and hopefully you find something that interests you!!



Last Edited on: 9/13/12 10:11 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 9/9/2012 10:13 PM ET
Member Since: 6/19/2008
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Hi Heather,

Welcome to PBS!

Sometimes it takes time to get orderes, but the more you post in the forums, the more you get your shelf looked at.

At this time I'm only looking for books in my reminder list.

Subject: Just be a little patient...
Date Posted: 9/9/2012 11:04 PM ET
Member Since: 11/19/2011
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It took me a few months to really get active. The books go out in the order they were posted, so I think often times, it takes a while to move up the list. Once it starts happening, and you add books, it's great!

Date Posted: 9/9/2012 11:21 PM ET
Member Since: 8/20/2012
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Thanks for your feedback! Ive had one request so far. YAY!

Subject: Newbie too!
Date Posted: 9/10/2012 8:37 PM ET
Member Since: 9/9/2012
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hi heather! im a newbie too. I totally get what you mean but i looked at your shelf and i may b interested in the sweetvalleyhigh's, take a look at my shelf when you get a chance. thanx4reading:)

Date Posted: 9/11/2012 3:35 AM ET
Member Since: 1/21/2009
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Hello and welcome to PBS.  I did look at your bookshelf but I did not see anything I would like to read.  But I will gift you three credits so you may order some books to read.  Adding more books to your shelf will also help you get requests.  I get books from friends, garage sales, library sales, thrift stores and anywhere else I can.  If you have a smart phone, there is an app called PBS wishing which is free and allows you to scan a book's ISBN to see if anyone is wishing for that book.  It is very helpful so you do not end up getting a bunch of books that no one wants.  Meanwhile, give it time and you will get some orders.

Date Posted: 9/11/2012 6:13 PM ET
Member Since: 6/17/2010
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I just ordered a Sandra Brown book for you :) Also, if you have a chance, you should check out my shelf. I am always offering a 4 for 1 on paperbacks and a 3 for 1 on hardbacks :)

Date Posted: 9/15/2012 5:58 PM ET
Member Since: 8/20/2012
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