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Old 10-31-2008, 02:35 AM   #1
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darn you, fictionwise!

fictionwise, why do you tempt me so? i had a stack of books in my cart to take advantage of the halloween 25% micropay rebates on dark fantasy. then i thought "do i really need these now? i have tons of books i haven't read yet - why not hold off for a potentially better sale?"

then i went to check my email and found a coupon there for 20% off the total of one order.

i found myself under your spell and helpless to resist your temptation... now i have even MORE books to read!

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Old 10-31-2008, 02:41 AM   #2
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Old 10-31-2008, 11:32 AM   #4
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Old 10-31-2008, 12:55 PM   #5
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i found myself under your spell and helpless to resist your temptation... now i have even MORE books to read!
You say that like it's a bad thing...
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Old 10-31-2008, 01:40 PM   #6
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it is a bad thing when the space on one's reader runs out ....
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:04 PM   #7
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it is a bad thing when the space on one's reader runs out ....
I'm at 3,500 ebooks and counting, and not yet out of space...

(Of course, my reading device is a PDA with two GB SD cards... )
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:06 PM   #8
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I'm at 3,500 ebooks and counting, and not yet out of space...

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3,500 - I'm in awe that you have time to read as well as post . . . .
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:20 PM   #9
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People, it's time to stop downloading and start reading.

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Old 10-31-2008, 02:27 PM   #10
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3,500 - I'm in awe that you have time to read as well as post . . . .
What is this "sleep" you speak of?

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Old 10-31-2008, 02:54 PM   #11
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sorry, don't get time allowed for that ....
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Old 10-31-2008, 03:57 PM   #12
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Old 11-01-2008, 04:58 PM   #13
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you could always rotate books in and out at that point.

not that i'm close - only 300 titles on my cybook (and an additional 200 on my harddrive that haven't made it to my mobipocketreader or cybook yet). but then, it's only been 4 1/2 months

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it's not all downloading - i'm reading as fast as i can

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