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Subject: Thanks for all the insight....!!
Date Posted: 2/10/2008 1:08 PM ET
Member Since: 1/18/2007
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I keep adding Nora Roberts (via: a generous friend) but none of them are leaving my bookshelf....I know there is a ton of these books already posted but I am hoping in a deal I can get rid of some of them.  Can anyone help?  Please PM me with any offers.....

I have:

  • Garden Trilogy - Book 2 - Black Rose
  • Irish Trilogy - Book 2 - Tears of the Moon
  • Irish Trilogy - Book 3 - Heart of the Sea
  • Circle Trilogy - Book 1 - Morrigan's Cross
  • By My Side
  • First Impressions
  • The Gift (3 in 1 book)


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Date Posted: 2/10/2008 3:08 PM ET
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You could try being a boxer and exchanging them for other books for your friend or other authors for you. 

Date Posted: 2/10/2008 3:50 PM ET
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Have you tried pimping them in the Book Bazzar?

Date Posted: 2/10/2008 4:59 PM ET
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The biggest problem with unloading Nora Roberts books is there are so many of them.  She's a consistent bestseller, so her books are printed by the ton.  I have several that have been on my shelf since I joined.  I think I've gotten exactly one request for a Nora Roberts book in all that time.

Date Posted: 2/10/2008 5:17 PM ET
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 My local UBS always has a ton of NR. Since I try to trade some of the books I get from the swap at the UBS, I don't usually pick up her books here.

Date Posted: 2/10/2008 6:59 PM ET
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You might try Ebay - posting them all together.


Date Posted: 2/10/2008 9:18 PM ET
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heck I couldn't even GIVE AWAY Danielle Steel...and believe me I tried! I think I'm pulling out the few I liked at all and dumping the rest..even my UBS doesn't want them!

Nora Roberts has a ton of titles but at least hers are pretty much good stories (IMO) but I've only gotten them as part of deals. And I think some are a lot better than others..I still 'need' to read that trilogy about the withces..the first one I didn't like because of a stalker being hinted at and I don't like witchcraft but I feel like I 'need' to read them..also have that trilogy with morrigan's cross Ihaven' read...need to decide if I'm gonna or not and get rid of them if I"m not...

Date Posted: 2/11/2008 5:13 AM ET
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All of you are confirming my thoughts....the Book Bazaar didn't help at all but I haven't ventured into the BOB's yet.  Thanks for all the help but I just may donate them to Goodwill to create some more room for other books that will be requested.

Thanks again!

Date Posted: 2/11/2008 8:33 AM ET
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I wonder if there are just lots of them in the system so they never move?  If they're not gone in a year, I'd donate to your library.

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