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Subject: sent book to wrong person
Date Posted: 9/16/2014 2:42 PM ET
Member Since: 2/18/2009
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I made a mistake and sent the wrong person my book. How do I contact the original requestor.

Date Posted: 9/16/2014 2:51 PM ET
Member Since: 6/5/2007
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Hi Anne,

You should see a PM message next to the active transaction on your "My Account" tab.

Date Posted: 9/16/2014 3:17 PM ET
Member Since: 7/19/2008
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This is actually so common that there is a huge page in the Help Center about it. (It is a pop up page so I cannot link to it.)

I sent the wrong book to another member (including: I mixed up two book requests)

My theory is that we all do it once. After the pain of fixing it, I started double checking books and labels when wrapping.


Last Edited on: 9/16/14 3:17 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 9/16/2014 3:20 PM ET
Member Since: 1/30/2009
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Yes, I've done it once, also. It's kind of inevitable. Usually people are very nice and understanding.

Date Posted: 9/18/2014 3:10 PM ET
Member Since: 2/26/2013
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Once I got a book meant for another member, and she got mine.  All we did was mail each other the correct book, so it was easy in our case.  (We each just got a credit from original sender in lieu of postage to remail book which I thought was fair).