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Old 07-12-2011, 06:24 AM   #1
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A Dance with Dragons - $15 dollars

They've priced the new book in the song of ice and fire series higher than I normally pay for e-books.

Kindle Edition: $14.99 (U.S)
Hardback: $18.81

Anyone who intends to get it? I'm still thinking about it
I was disappointed over book 4 so I might wait until the last two books 6 and 7, is published before getting it.

Review from Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/entert...z9H_story.html

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Old 07-12-2011, 06:30 AM   #2
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** Looks at the price on kobo **
http://kobobooks.com/search/search.h...with%20dragon&

Are they out of their minds ??!!! List price: 29,89 €. Now what.

But the actual price, 16,25 € is better.

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Old 07-12-2011, 06:33 AM   #3
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Why do they have the same book with two different prices?
$18.99 and $16.93

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Old 07-12-2011, 06:40 AM   #4
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The Sony store price $14.99:
http://ebookstore.sony.com/ebook/mar...n_DanceDragons

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Old 07-12-2011, 06:43 AM   #5
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Barnes&Nobles has also priced it at $14.99:
http://search.barnesandnoble.com/Dan...5553&inframe=y
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Kobobooks seems actually to be cheaper than Amazon. Not by much but still.
Why do they have the same book with two different prices?
$18.99 and $16.93
US edition and UK edition.
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Old 07-12-2011, 06:48 AM   #7
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US edition and UK edition.
Yeah I noticed that...
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Old 07-12-2011, 07:36 AM   #8
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Old 07-12-2011, 08:08 AM   #10
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I went ahead and bought it . I do not feel like re-reading book 4. Best to start with book 5 while book 4 is still fresh in mind.
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Guess I won't be reading any of Martin's books anytime soon. I have strict price limit of $8, I would much rather pay less then more and there a a lot of fools out there who will pay anything for anything at all.
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Old 07-12-2011, 09:02 AM   #12
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I consider most books under $10 dollar to be an ok price. But I have no problem paying $15 for a 1000 page book.
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I consider most books under $10 dollar to be an ok price. But I have no problem paying $15 for a 1000 page book.
Shoot, you KNOW I bought it. I would have paid hardcover price without blinking just for the convenience of not having to carry a 1000 page book around...
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I consider most books under $10 dollar to be an ok price. But I have no problem paying $15 for a 1000 page book.
There are no pages in an ebook.

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