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Postby abs » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:48 pm

gonna take chad's advice from the "quitting amazon" thread and make a new thread.

I'm happy to pass along my discount (30%) and $5 ship rate to anyone interested. not sure what response this will get/how popular it will be, but for now it's feasible for me to make some occasional post office trips and hook y'all up.

you will be buying from an independent bookseller that has been in business over 50 years.

so, yeah. books! books are cool. small business is cool.
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Postby Jeremy » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:50 pm

I'd definitely do this next time I'm not broke.
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Postby chad » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:51 pm

yay!!! nathan pin this thread. thank u

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Postby Ankh » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:51 pm

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Postby joe » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:55 pm

Bookmarked! I very rarely buy books for myself online, but there's always stuff I need! Is there a catalogue?
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Postby abs » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:57 pm

there is online, technically, but it tends to be unreliable (indie next list is generally shite). fastest way to guarantee title availability is to PM me and I can check it against our 30 year old system in-store or our online distributor.
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Postby blurst of times » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:06 am

i can vouch for buying books from abs! would def recommend if you're trying to buy online without giving money to jeff bozos
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Postby sadville » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:42 am

I too can vouch for abs, buy books from her!
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Postby Paul » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:48 am

do you ship to Canada and do you sell true crime books?
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:54 am

I can sell to Canada (not sure about shipping, but media mail should still be cheap!) and have lots of true crime books :D my coworker is a true crime nut
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Postby :? :? » Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:12 am

books?
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:24 am

books.
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Postby Spooky Jim » Fri Mar 09, 2018 2:31 am

I am interested. I have 3 books I am looking for right now, should I PM you the titles?
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Postby trigross » Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:18 am

hell yeah EXPECT A PM (at some point)
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Postby digital friday » Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:07 am

I’m interested in any JG Ballard or Denis Johnson you have.
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:39 am

Spooky Jim wrote:I am interested. I have 3 books I am looking for right now, should I PM you the titles?



Please do!
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:40 am

digital friday wrote:I’m interested in any JG Ballard or Denis Johnson you have.



That’s quite the list. Their full catalogue is usually in stock. Any in particular?
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Postby G_S » Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:58 am

I have a lot of books to sell/trade/give away. mind if I post a list here when I finally make one?
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Postby G_S » Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:59 am

and abs what's the poetry selection like at your shop?
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Postby G_S » Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:21 pm

even tho I try not to buy books anymore, I am always in the market for Library of America stuff
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:00 pm

Definitely do, GS!

It’s pretty extensive already but usually doubles in size this time of year (April is Natl Poetry Month)
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Postby digital friday » Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:16 pm

abs wrote:
digital friday wrote:I’m interested in any JG Ballard or Denis Johnson you have.


That’s quite the list. Their full catalogue is usually in stock. Any in particular?


Starting with Ballard, then I'm looking for: Vermilion Sands, The Drowned World, Empire of the Sun, The Atrocity Exhibition. But I'm a browser so if there are some other good looking editions over there, I'm interested.
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Postby aoife » Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:44 pm

Abs, you rock the universe for offering to get us BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS!! <3 <3 Thank you!!

You will be getting a PM from me when I go through my to-buy list, or I come across a text I need to read asap.
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Postby landspeedrecord » Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:22 pm

books!!!
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Postby waldojeffers1 » Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:54 pm

<3 books <3
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Postby Hal Jordan » Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:55 pm

do you have comic books
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Postby inmate » Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:39 pm

love a good book
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Postby abs » Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:49 pm

Hal Jordan wrote:do you have comic books


no single comics, but graphic novels
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Postby digital friday » Sat Mar 10, 2018 2:56 am

In retrospect my response was a bit big. If you have vermilion sand or atrocity exhibition I’d take one or the other.
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