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Subject: Seeking Book Sets for 5th-6th Graders
Date Posted: 11/19/2013 5:26 PM ET
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Hi there!

I am seeking class sets of books that would be appropriate for 5th-6th graders.  We don't have many sets of core lit and we need them.  Short of going to Donors Choose or buying them myself from the book order, I was wondering if anyone had some available.

Please PM me if you are willing to deal or have any sets to offer.  Thank you.

Date Posted: 12/7/2013 2:03 PM ET
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When your a PBS Gold Key member they waive the multiple book shipping charges. I got ""The Secret Garden that way along with some donations I asked for from Book Bazaar. They were all paperbacks and it cost me about $20.00. It was worth it to me. You also can order paperbacks from Amazon. Some are new @ .01 cent to $1.00 a paperback. Shipping is $3.99. It depends on how many you want.

Date Posted: 6/6/2014 12:02 PM ET
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How big of sets do you need and any preferred titles?  We're downsizing and moving a small school where I volunteer, and we might have some surplus that suits your needs.  I would need some credits to cover postage.

Date Posted: 6/6/2014 7:47 PM ET
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About 35 copies per set if possible. Not sure about titles. But if you let me know what the titles are, I will let you know.

Subject: May have some book sets
Date Posted: 10/14/2014 6:15 PM ET
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I have Dear Mr. Henshaw 20 copies all like brand new and Journey 24 copies Like brand new. Let me know if either of these would help.