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Topic: If you post books that people are wishing for *m*

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Subject: If you post books that people are wishing for *m*
Date Posted: 7/4/2009 12:05 AM ET
Member Since: 1/23/2009
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how do you let them know you have posted in your bookshelf?? I see severeal people have requested a few books I have listed yet I don't see their names so I can't really communicate to them    Make sense?





Date Posted: 7/4/2009 12:09 AM ET
Member Since: 8/10/2005
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You post the books and the first person in line who has it wishlisted gets the order. Once you accept that you can send the book, then there is a PM button where you can contact them if need be.

You can't see who is wishing for what ahead of time except by looking at a given person's wishlist. PBS operates primarily on FIFO (first in, first out) so there's really no need to know ahead of time who wants the book.


Date Posted: 7/4/2009 11:26 AM ET
Member Since: 7/23/2005
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The system also goes by ISBN numbers.  It's possible that the books you posted have different ISBNs than the books people have WLed.