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Discussion in 'Buy/Sell/Trade' started by Uncle_CreepShow, Mar 4, 2014.

  1. Uncle_CreepShow

    Uncle_CreepShow Active Member

    Hello all. I'm in the middle of trying to inventory my books, (mostly paperbacks) and it seems I have a pile of extras/doubles. I'm betting some of you do, as well, so I thought this thread could act as an exchange. (I'm glad to ship first, of course, being the new guy.)

    Not sure exactly what I've got, but I see a spare copy of 'Black House' and about a dozen others, maybe more.

    Whatcha got to swap?
  2. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Well-Known Member

    excellent idea! I just sent someone my extras, but I'm sure there'll be more.
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  3. Uncle_CreepShow

    Uncle_CreepShow Active Member

    Thanks, and kind of you. :)

    Yeah, call me crazy (OK, yer CRAZY! ba-dumm-tshhhh) but I tend to grab nearly all I find in the wild. We have 7-10 Goodwills as well as several fleas very close by, and I raid them regularly. Last Saturday I really scored big - 10 hardcovers and a pile of paperbacks I'd needed! (YAY Danse Macabre!) I just can't bear the notion of great tales like these languishing in flea market bins, ughhh. :(

    Also, I have a decent amount of Koontz books on the trade table, as well. (I gave a few of his books an honest shot, but meh, I just don't dig him....not feeling his vibes/writing style.)
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  4. king family fan

    king family fan Prolific member

    I have several extras.
  5. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Well-Known Member

    Oh me too! I love to thrift for books - getting a hard cover for $2.99 thrills me.
  6. mustangclaire

    mustangclaire There's petrol runnin' through my veins.

    Sounds a great idea, but living over in the UK, pretty sure you could buy a copy of what ever I might have a darn sight cheaper. :)
  7. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Well-Known Member

    Is it costly to ship to over here?
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  8. mustangclaire

    mustangclaire There's petrol runnin' through my veins.

    Not sure... I shipped a copy of my cd to the States, and I reckon it was about 5 quid. So a book i'm guessing'd be more. I know when I enquired regarding one of Shasta's hubs t-shirts, it priced it out the market for me...
  9. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Well-Known Member

    Bummer, dude!
  10. Uncle_CreepShow

    Uncle_CreepShow Active Member

    International shipping can be costly, yeah, but not hopeless. :)
  11. king family fan

    king family fan Prolific member

    For an average book like Thinner it is roughly $11.oo
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  12. bigkingfan91

    bigkingfan91 Well-Known Member

    I find it tough as nails to let go of even extras lol. Most of my extras are different editions, the only true Extra I have of the same edition is " The Tommyknockers ". Some people only really want one edition, some want as many as possible.
  13. jchanic

    jchanic Well-Known Member

    I don't know if this is appropriate, but I'm looking for an advance copy/proof (if it exists) of Mr. Mercedes. I have not even heard of anyone who has gotten a copy.

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  14. AlecRM

    AlecRM Member

    I am looking to pick up any collections of short stories i dont already have and i can trade a few books. Not many. and a few of them arnt King books, but if you would like them, take them. let me know what you have :)
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  15. AlecRM

    AlecRM Member

    im curious if you hhave any of King's collections of short stories to trade
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  16. Uncle_CreepShow

    Uncle_CreepShow Active Member

    I do, Alec. I believe I have spares of:

    Nightmares & Dreamscapes
    Different Seasons
    Night Shift (my favorite)

    I'll have a FULL list of what I have for offer, very soon.

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  17. AlecRM

    AlecRM Member

    i need night shift, awesome :) what book r u looking for? i have under the dome
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  18. Moderator

    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

    Technically it's not appropriate as the ARCs are meant for reviewers only but we both know what the reality is. We just got a box of them a week or so ago but not sure if they've started going out to reviewers yet.
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  19. Spideyman

    Spideyman Uber Member

    Why do some have to ruin it for others--- to receive an ARC is a privilege, not something to be placed on ebay or such for profit.
  20. king family fan

    king family fan Prolific member

    Some of us would love to be reviewers.:)

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