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Old 03-10-2009, 04:18 PM   #1
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New free Kindle Book downloaded....

"The Cook's Illustrated How-to-Cookbook", which was offered for free (pre-order)
has just downloaded........anyone else get theirs?
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Old 03-10-2009, 04:31 PM   #2
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"The Cook's Illustrated How-to-Cookbook", which was offered for free (pre-order)
has just downloaded........anyone else get theirs?
Yep, got mine.
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Somebody put a link to it on the recipe thread. I'm too lazy to do it myself.
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Old 03-10-2009, 04:39 PM   #4
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Somebody put a link to it on the recipe thread. I'm too lazy to do it myself.
DEAR LORD! Help this woman find the strength to click........

http://www.amazon.com/Cooks-Illustra...6717539&sr=1-1
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Old 03-10-2009, 05:21 PM   #5
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Oh nice - I love Cooks Illustrated.
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:05 PM   #6
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I turned on my wireless and it didn't download. Checked my Manage My Kindle page and the book order still says "Processing".
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I turned on my wireless and it didn't download. Checked my Manage My Kindle page and the book order still says "Processing".

It took a few minutes to download.......its a pretty good size book.
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:09 PM   #8
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Is it any good, if one already pretty much knows how to cook, and isn't likely to try crepes or anything high-falutin and fancy?
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:14 PM   #9
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Is it any good, if one already pretty much knows how to cook, and isn't likely to try crepes or anything high-falutin and fancy?

Since its free, try it for yourself.

What ou might think of as 'good', I might think of as "OH MY GOD ARE YOU KIDDING ME???"



http://www.amazon.com/Cooks-Illustra...6717539&sr=1-1
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Since its free, try it for yourself.

What ou might think of as 'good', I might think of as "OH MY GOD ARE YOU KIDDING ME???"



http://www.amazon.com/Cooks-Illustra...6717539&sr=1-1
Your linky is broke. You have surrounded the MR shortened URL with and thus broken the URL.
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:29 PM   #11
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Your linky is broke. You have surrounded the MR shortened URL with and thus broken the URL.
sorry....check post #4
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Old 03-10-2009, 06:31 PM   #12
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oops.........try this

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The solution is to go back and replace the broken linky with a working linky (IMHO).
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Old 03-10-2009, 08:08 PM   #14
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The solution is to go back and replace the broken linky with a working linky (IMHO).

And did I do that to your satisfaction?
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:28 PM   #15
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Well, that's odd .... you can pre-order it for nothing, but not actually buy it for nothing??

Not what usually happens.

How is the pre-order supposed to work and how are the rest of you getting the download??

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