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« on: October 26, 2004, 11:47:12 AM »

Anyone feel like applying the "Pay It Forward Freebies" concept to books?  We tried it over at GG, but it never really went anywhere.  Personally I thought it had a lot of potential; maybe the larger member base can help out.

Anyway, please post your books in this format, and i can just cut/paste into a text file and open/sort with Excel.

[author last name], [author first, MI]; Title; Book Type*; Condition**

* Book Types
PB- Paperback
HC- Hard Cover
F- Folio (those big-ass oversize ones that wont fit in the shelf)

** Condition
Poor- still readable but thats it (no missing pages, etc, please)
New- or like exactly like new

Anyway, my ranking system is going from memory.  If anyone has book types or conditions to add, or descriptions for them, feel free to mention it and I will edit this post.
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2004, 11:47:44 AM »

to get the ball rolling

Anthony, Piers; Phaze Doubt; PB; Fair
Auel, Jean M.; Plains of Passage, The; PB; Fair
Clarke, Arthur C.; 2061: Odessey Three; PB; Good
Clarke, Arthur C.; 2010: Odessey Two; PB; Good
Clarke, Arthur C.; Cradle, The; HB; Good
Donaldson, Stephen R.; One Tree, The; PB; Good
Donaldson, Stephen R.; White Gold Wielder, The; PB; Fair
Eddings, David; Pawn of Prophecy; PB; Good
Farmer, Philip Jose; Dungeon, vol 2: The Dark Abyss, The; PB; Good
Farmer, Philip Jose; Dungeon, vol 4: The Lake of Fire, The; PB; Good
Farmer, Philip Jose; Dungeon, vol 5: The Hidden City, The; PB; Good
Follet, Ken; Pilliars of the Earth, The; PB; Fair
Frank, Anne; Diary of a Young Girl, The; PB; Poor
Grisham, John; Chamber, The; HB; Good
Hanson, Dirk; New Alchemists, The; PB; Fair
Harris, Thomas; Red Dragon; PB; Fair
Hubbard, Ron L.; Mission Earth 2: Black Genesis; PB; Fair
Hubbard, Ron L.; Mission Earth 3: The Enemy Within; PB; Fair
Hubbard, Ron L.; Mission Earth 6: Death Quest; PB; Fair
McCaffrey, Anne; Renegades of Pern, The; PB; Good
Miller, Lowell; Wholesale-By-Mail Catalog 1995, The; PB, good
Niven, Larry; Man-Kzin Wars II; PB; Good
Puzo, Marco; Fools Die; PB; Fair
Straub, Peter; Julia; PB; Fair
Twain, Mark; Adventures of Huckleberry Finn; PB; Good

Im pissed, someone broke up the set with Dungeon.
Anne Frank- some fire damage(?) but all pages are still readable, banged up cover. Think it was some kid's reading assignment.

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« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2004, 01:32:09 PM »

I always thought it was a good idea.  I just frequently have a list of books waiting to be read so I didn't participate much at GG.
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