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Subject: I Feel Like a Twit...
Date Posted: 10/19/2007 7:57 AM ET
Member Since: 1/30/2006
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I feel like a twit...it's been a while since I requested any books beyond what is on my WL, but most of wishes have been fulfilled (oh were that true in every aspect!) so I thought I'd cruise the posted books and see what's new out there.  Except with the new PBS format, I can't figure out how to get to them!  There is no place on the new home page that will take me to the "posted books" page and if I do search, I have to select a genre.  One of the things I like about PBS is that I have discovered a lot of new authors that I might not have found otherwise by browsing the posted lists. 

Can someone provide guidance?



Date Posted: 10/19/2007 8:09 AM ET
Member Since: 11/10/2006
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From account page, click Search. A drop down menu will appear and one of the choices is Books Posted Today.

Date Posted: 10/19/2007 8:36 AM ET
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Well, that worked.  I could have sworn I had tried that unsuccessfully.  I wonder if there is a glitch in my computer or in PBS---yesterday I tried to do a specific search for a couple of books that I KNOW have been posted and so should be listed and I kept getting a blank page.


Ah, well, the important thing is I am back in business!  Off to find some books---thanks so much!

Date Posted: 10/19/2007 8:57 AM ET
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I have come to the conclusion I have a PBS glitch.  As I paged thru the posted books, after about four pages, the titles began to be repeated, although the number of books and page numbers continue to advance normally.

Is anyone experiencing this?  First, the posted book lists not coming up, and then repition of listings?

Date Posted: 10/19/2007 9:33 AM ET
Member Since: 11/11/2004
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Go to the bottom of any page. And click Under the Hood. It updates every fiveteen seconds. Posted books, Mailed books, receved books and New members . Its Great! Some one from the town I live in joined yesterday. I really like it.

Date Posted: 10/19/2007 2:57 PM ET
Member Since: 9/17/2005
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yep, Under the Hood is where I go for that :)

Date Posted: 10/19/2007 4:11 PM ET
Member Since: 6/28/2006
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Thanks so much for the Under the Hood tip!  I was wondering what that was!