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Subject: July - "Looking for........" (What are you looking for?)
Date Posted: 7/1/2007 2:48 AM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2005
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Looking for a deal or someone w/ more than 1 book in a series?  Don't want to search countless deals? Post here so others know what you are looking for.

Don't forget to completely delete your post if you're no longer looking because members do read old posts and send pm's.

If possible use bold, italics or underlining for author, title or series. 

It's also helpful to list the title and author or series. 

Date Posted: 7/1/2007 3:27 AM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2005
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I marked off several last month and added a few new ones

**  Choose Your Own Path, Pick a Path, Twist-a-plot, Choice Adventures Series) , You-Solve-It-Mysteries - These are all like the Choose Your Own Adventure books.

***  Boxcar Children I need #'s 19, 26, 30, 35, 40, 43, 48, 56-58, 61-63, 65, 68-69, 72, 73, 75-77, 81, 86,91, 93-103+               

**Mandy Dyer Mystery- Dolores Johnson  specifically these...

**These by Elmore Leonard -

**These Southern Sister Mysteries by Anne George

  • Murder Gets a Life: A Southern Sisters Mystery  - Anne George

**  A-Z Mysteries series by Ron Roy-  The Orange Outlaw (A to Z Mysteries) and The X'ed-Out X-Ray (A to Z Mysteries)  Now adding the M (something Mummies) because DD left in out in the rain.  It's pretty cute seeing my 5 yr. old "read" outside, but....

**  And just in case you don't want to post because they're heavy, I'm looking for books from the Peoples of Europe Series (titles include the Brittons, Gypsies etc)  If you have 1 we can work something out (order multiple books etc.)

** Always looking for a super deal on the Choose Your Own Adventure series and the G.I. Joe choose your adventure style books, but then who isn't=-)

Clue (the board game based books)

Redwall Series by Brian Jacques.  We need everything after #  7. 

Added 6/19/07  Could really use a deal on books from the White Indian Series by Porter and any books by Vince Flynn.  

The Hornblower Series by C. S. Forester - No deal needed, just need someone to post them in the system=-)

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Date Posted: 7/1/2007 7:18 AM ET
Member Since: 3/18/2007
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All the books I am looking for are in my signature and in my public profile. As stated, I will take these books in ARC or any other readable condition. Just PM me! Thanks!

Date Posted: 7/1/2007 7:27 AM ET
Member Since: 1/11/2006
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Still looking for:

  1. Beginner and intermediate trumpet and music theory books for Cosmic Jr.
  2. Swimming with the Dead : An Underwater Investigation :: Kathy Brandt - this book is the first in a series, I have the rest of the series waiting on my TBR pile and I am first on the waiting list (and have been for months).  All the books have waiting lists, so I'm "gumming up the works" but I hate to read a series out of order.  No deal required on this one, I have it on autorequest.

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Date Posted: 7/1/2007 7:43 AM ET
Member Since: 8/6/2005
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Looking for the first couple of Jack Reacher by Lee Child.  I'd like to get my dad started on this series and would like to have the first two or three sent to him in one package.  Doesn't necessarily need to be a deal.

Date Posted: 7/1/2007 8:20 AM ET
Member Since: 8/8/2006
Posts: 1,530
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Date Posted: 7/1/2007 9:17 AM ET
Member Since: 2/16/2007
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I'm looking for:

Poison Study :: Maria V. Snyder


The Road :: Cormac McCarthy


Star Wars(r) Legacy of the Force Sacrifice (Star Wars) :: Karen Traviss
ISBN-13: 9780345477408 - ISBN-10: 0345477405

Meet the Orchestra :: Ann Hayes

 any of the my little pony books on my wish list also!

and I am looking for a deal on any of these children's books:




  • Spots
  • Mud!
  • Fishing Bears
  • Snowsong Whistling
  • The Puddle
  • Busy Bea
  • Fireman Small
  •  The Pet Vet

  • Blueberries For Sal


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    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 11:01 AM ET
    Member Since: 2/9/2007
    Posts: 121
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    Always looking for books dealing with Scottish History, (Fiction or Non) especially book dealing with the end of the Jacobite Rebellion (NO ROMANCE PLEASE)

    Also looking for deals on Cycling for my brother. (I would prefer it if they were part of a deal since I don't think my brother is worth a full credit!)

    Would LOVE to find: David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson. This is the sequel to his book Kidnapped. It has an alternate title: Catriona. I would love to get a deal on this book (2 for 1 or better is fine)

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    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 11:15 AM ET
    Member Since: 1/10/2006
    Posts: 1,094
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    Still looking for:

    DEAD WITCH WALKING by Kim Harrison


    Joyce Meyer audio cd books for two friends and myself.

    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 11:31 AM ET
    Member Since: 3/11/2006
    Posts: 6
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     Looking for books on Beanie Babies!  Postable or unpostable, Newer than 2000 please!  My grandkids and I are having a ball looking through books and picking out which ones they have lol Espicially would love to have something called Beanie Tracker...  will also take magazines (sp??) if they are current. Yes I know those are not allowed, but I will order off someones shelf to get the mag. if needed, please excuse typo's, have horrible headache!


    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 12:00 PM ET
    Member Since: 4/12/2007
    Posts: 2,566
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    I'm looking for a children's book called My Horse.  It is part of a set (My Sheep, My Cow, My Chicken) - my daughter has the rest, and I would like to find the fourth book for her.  No author is listed on the other books, and their ISBN #s don't show up in the system, so I can't add it to my wish list.  The book is small (5 x 5), with a blue foam cover with a small velcro "latch" that holds the covers closed.  No deal necessary - if you post it, PM me and I will order it.   Thanks!

    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 3:30 PM ET
    Member Since: 5/18/2007
    Posts: 13,223
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    I'm looking for deals, as always, on Murder She Wrote books.  If you have two or more on your shelf please shoot me a PM. I'm particularly looking for Murder in Moscow and Destination Murder so if you have those and are willing to do a 2-for-1 let me know.

    Or if you just have one MSW and are willing to do a 2-for-1 on your other books let me know. 



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    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 5:00 PM ET
    Member Since: 2/5/2007
    Posts: 30,817
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    I am looking for deal on Andew Greeley books - most of them are in the system but I'd love a deal on these.  Look at the notebook section of my profile for a list of the particular ones I'm wanting.   Thanks so much!

    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 10:15 PM ET
    Member Since: 6/23/2007
    Posts: 111
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    I'm looking for deals on Chick Lit, especially:

    Lori Foster

    Erin McCarthy

    Megan Hart

    Gemma Bruce

    Emma Holly

    Last Edited on: 7/16/07 11:39 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
    Date Posted: 7/1/2007 10:22 PM ET
    Member Since: 4/20/2007
    Posts: 326
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    I am looking for the entire  Woodswoman series by Anne LaBastille. 

    Thank you very kindly for any assistance you can offer me in obtaining these books!

    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 3:17 AM ET
    Member Since: 4/18/2006
    Posts: 136
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    I'm looking for deals on Deathlands and Outlanders series books by James Axler, I found a small bunch for sale at my library recently and they seem like a lot of fun, but apparently there are tons out there to collect. If anyone has 2 or more and is willing to make a deal, please PM me!

    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 11:21 AM ET
    Member Since: 5/19/2006
    Posts: 862
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    NO DEAL IS NECESSARY: I am looking for hardcover Harry Potter books with dustcovers and in good condition to give as a gift .  I need the first six volumes. 

    Sorceror's Stone

    Chamber of Secrets

    Prisoner of Azkaban

    Goblet of Fire

    Order of the Phoenix

    Half Blood Prince


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    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 11:28 AM ET
    Member Since: 4/30/2007
    Posts: 2,728
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    I am looking for a deal on Born in Sin and Taming the Scotsman by Kinley MacGregor.  Would love to do a 2 for 1 deal- please PM me!

    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 2:02 PM ET
    Member Since: 9/2/2005
    Posts: 446
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    • Anything on my wishlist in ARC or otherwise unpostable condition
    • Books in French
    • Books on teaching history/teaching high school
    • Books on translation
    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 5:28 PM ET
    Member Since: 7/24/2006
    Posts: 52
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    I'm looking for deals on nascar romances .  Just send a PM.  Thanks!


    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 5:33 PM ET
    Member Since: 8/8/2006
    Posts: 1,530
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    Last Edited on: 7/4/07 7:15 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 6:23 PM ET
    Member Since: 5/16/2007
    Posts: 13
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    got em thanks


    Last Edited on: 7/15/07 6:02 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 6:58 PM ET
    Member Since: 12/5/2006
    Posts: 86
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    I'm looking for a deal on

    No.1 Ladies Detective Agency- Starting with book 1



    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 7:14 PM ET
    Member Since: 3/9/2007
    Posts: 19
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    I'm looking for the following:

    • Bloomsbury Editions of Harry Potter books # 1 through 4 (softcover preferred)
    • Books # 2 and # 3 of the Merchant Princes trilogy by Charles Stross ( preferably hardcover)
    • Balzac and the Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie (hardcover preferred)
    • Case of the Missing Books by Ian Ransom or any of his art historian mysteries


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    Date Posted: 7/2/2007 8:03 PM ET
    Member Since: 2/18/2006
    Posts: 230
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    I'm looking for-- THE MAILMAN by BENTLEY LITTLE  I would even take an unpostable as long as it's readable with no missing pages!!   I don't need a deal, and would even offer two credits for the one book!