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Old 28th Jan 2011, 12:32   #9
John Self
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Default Re: let's leave amazon

Originally Posted by Ang View Post
To my shame, years ago I was one of those terrible people who took the kids into Waterstone's to see what books they were interested in and went home and ordered them from amazon.
Haha, I do the opposite! I look up reader reviews etc on Amazon and then buy them in Waterstone's (or from Bookseller Crow if I can't get them in my own branch of W's).

BD have their problems though
True, there's discussion of that somewhere here, including their (frankly illegal so far as I can see) terms for replacing lost or damaged deliveries.
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