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boswellbaxter
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Postby boswellbaxter » Sun September 7th, 2008, 9:26 pm

I'm waiting for the sequel myself.
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Postby Misfit » Mon September 8th, 2008, 12:47 am

"boswellbaxter" wrote:I'm waiting for the sequel myself.



ROFL. Now, what to name the sequel?

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Postby boswellbaxter » Mon September 8th, 2008, 1:13 am

"Misfit" wrote:ROFL. Now, what to name the sequel?


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Postby SonjaMarie » Mon September 8th, 2008, 1:17 am

HAHAHAH ROTFLMAO! Good one Susan!

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Postby Telynor » Mon September 8th, 2008, 1:37 am

Snort. That's a good one!

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Postby diamondlil » Mon September 8th, 2008, 9:43 am

There was recently a contest to find the strangest book title. The winner was Greek Rural Postmen and their Cancellation Numbers by Derek Willan!

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Postby Volgadon » Tue September 9th, 2008, 11:45 am

The sequel should be: Dear Amazon, how do you hire your staff? I think that they need to be better qualified to work on wbesites.

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Margaret
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Postby Margaret » Tue September 9th, 2008, 5:47 pm

LOL! Don't be too hard on Amazon. With the vast numbers of titles they process, it's amazing they don't make a few more mistakes like that. Something just got entered into the wrong box, I suppose. I've seen title glitches at Powell's, too, though nothing even close to that bad! (Powell's being my hometown bookstore, it's my fave - but also, the pages load way faster than at Amazon, and if you order $50 of books at a time - all too easy to do - you never pay any postage.)
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Postby Misfit » Tue September 9th, 2008, 5:53 pm

Margaret as many trips I've made to Portland I've never dared to go into powells. I'd be lost. I like posting reviews on their site and getting the chance to win their daily dose prize. I won once, got $25 in free books. :)

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Postby Margaret » Wed September 10th, 2008, 9:58 pm

Oh, Misfit! Every book lover should explore Powell's if they get the chance. I can't believe you didn't go in. It's not that easy to get lost. There's an information desk in just about every room, and signs showing which way to which rooms, plus a fold-out map of the whole store that any customer can pick up and carry around with them (and keep, if they want to). The rooms are all color-coded. It's so much fun!
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