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Subject: What are ARCS books???
Date Posted: 9/11/2007 2:16 PM ET
Member Since: 1/22/2006
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Please I am new and I am clueless...can someone please explain this one to me. 

Thanks Nancy

Date Posted: 9/11/2007 2:20 PM ET
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ARC = Advanced Reading Copy

It's basically a copy of a book that publisher's give out before the official publishing. They usually aren't bound the same or even have the dustjacket. Hope that helps!

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Date Posted: 9/11/2007 2:30 PM ET
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Thank you so much for your help!