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Subject: Book Club Books
Date Posted: 4/17/2009 9:42 AM ET
Member Since: 3/19/2009
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Can someone tell me how to tell if a book is a book club book.  I see alot of people that don't want book club books but don't know how to tell.

Date Posted: 4/17/2009 9:59 AM ET
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Usually BCE's are smaller than the Hard Cover released directly from the Publisher. Most Book Club Editions wont have the price on the dust jacket.

Here is a great site with lots of information on the topic:


Date Posted: 4/17/2009 12:03 PM ET
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I have found that a lot of the hardcovers will say Book Club Edition at the bottom right corner of the inside front of the dust jacket, under the synopsis.