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Subject: Receiving a book not asked for.
Date Posted: 11/7/2012 11:40 AM ET
Member Since: 1/4/2009
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A  "Friend" sent me a book  that I had NOT asked for.     She said she got a request from me, altho   "Requested by me" never has appeared on my account page.  Soon afterward, the same thing happened to her!!   What's going on?   Have contacted PBS about this, but.............. ???? 

Date Posted: 11/7/2012 12:04 PM ET
Member Since: 12/31/2009
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May be a glitch. I'd wait and see what they say about it.

Date Posted: 11/7/2012 4:04 PM ET
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It's possible someone ordered a book from your "friend" and asked that it be sent to you. 

Date Posted: 11/7/2012 6:30 PM ET
Member Since: 8/26/2006
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Or something in here may explain it:

I received a book I didn't request!

 

 

Date Posted: 11/8/2012 12:02 AM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2006
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Are you expecting any books from the sender?  If so, it's possible they accidentally sent you the wrong book.  If not, it could be a glitch.  The former is more likely than the latter.