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Old 09-01-2013, 12:35 AM   #1
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Old 09-01-2013, 01:51 AM   #2
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Not sure there is much savings in their bundles. For example:

The Walt Longmire Mystery Series Boxed Set Volume 1-4 [NOOK Book]
by Craig Johnson

$48.99
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:27 AM   #3
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Yeah, if you want to get picky, some of the "bundles" cost more (by pennies) than buying the books separately. Four books at $7.99, one omnibus at $31.99 - the omnibus costs $.03 more. I know it's not much, and sometimes the bundle is the better deal - like if you have one coupon and can use it on four books instead of one this way - but they're not always "deals".
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:36 AM   #4
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Could you elaborate as to why this is an "amazing offer", gabby? There don't seem to be any actual savings here at all.
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:05 PM   #5
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Maybe the thread should be retitled to this:

"Save 3 pennies on B&N Bundle"

Just a thought, anyway. (I had a thought yesterday, too.)




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Old 09-01-2013, 12:25 PM   #6
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Maybe the thread should be retitled to this:

"Save 3 pennies on B&N Bundle"

Just a thought, anyway. (I had a thought yesterday, too.)




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Actually, the title should be "Pay 3 Pennies More by Bundling with B&N."

Glad you had a thought two days in a row. Thinking is good sometimes.
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:43 PM   #7
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It seems like most are publisher created bundles so there may not be much if any savings. Amazon has the same prices for most although a few were cheaper.
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:51 PM   #8
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Could you elaborate as to why this is an "amazing offer", gabby? There don't seem to be any actual savings here at all.
That's how B&N phrased it. I got the same email. If they think it's amazing, then it must be.
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Old 09-01-2013, 01:49 PM   #9
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That's how B&N phrased it. I got the same email. If they think it's amazing, then it must be.
Yea sorry...maybe I should have put the title in quotes lol
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Old 09-01-2013, 02:27 PM   #10
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Could you elaborate as to why this is an "amazing offer", gabby? There don't seem to be any actual savings here at all.
That *is* why it's an amazing offer - they're charging you more than you would pay separately.
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Old 09-01-2013, 03:42 PM   #11
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It's amazing because we're all amazed that they consider it a deal. :P
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