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James R Fitzger...

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Ebook Abandoning an Ally
Posted: Nov 14, 2017 9:46 AM
 
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The Kindle store ad for this Ebook lists it at $9.99. Amazon lists it @ $3.99.
The price was changed several weeks ago to $3.99
My repeated messages on this issue get the immediate response "---should expect a reply in 24 hrs". But nothing happens; no reply and no price resolution. Please say something so that I can move on.
maineauthor

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 9:51 AM   in response to: James R Fitzger... in response to: James R Fitzger...
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Have you tried going back into your Bookshelf and changing it again? If not, you might want to give that a try.
Diana Persaud

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 10:53 AM   in response to: James R Fitzger... in response to: James R Fitzger...
 
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James R Fitzgerald wrote:
The Kindle store ad for this Ebook lists it at $9.99. Amazon lists it @ $3.99.
The price was changed several weeks ago to $3.99
My repeated messages on this issue get the immediate response "---should expect a reply in 24 hrs". But nothing happens; no reply and no price resolution. Please say something so that I can move on.

I must be losing my mind or need new glasses. When I first searched for your book, the KINDLE version shows up as $9.99. I clicked on the Paperback and when I went back to the kindle, it updated the price to $3.99.

Do a search again to see if they finally updated the price. Otherwise click on Contact Us below and be concise and specific about your problem.

thrasherll

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 12:26 PM   in response to: Diana Persaud in response to: Diana Persaud
 
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And be sure to reply to the email you get; don't send a new one.

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maineauthor

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 12:54 PM   in response to: Diana Persaud in response to: Diana Persaud
 
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Oh, that is bizarre. You're right. It first shows as $9.99, but when you click on the paperback link, it then shows the ebook as $3.99. And if you click on the ebook from that page, it still says $3.99.

Definitely some kind of glitch. Very weird.
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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 4:48 PM   in response to: maineauthor in response to: maineauthor
 
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maineauthor wrote:
Oh, that is bizarre. You're right. It first shows as $9.99, but when you click on the paperback link, it then shows the ebook as $3.99. And if you click on the ebook from that page, it still says $3.99.

Definitely some kind of glitch. Very weird.

The problem seems to be that there are two separate copies of the Kindle ebook, one published on June 16, 2016 and priced at $9.99 and and one published on September 13, 2016 and priced at $3.99. Both have the same ISBN, but they have different ASINs: B01H35AO9G and B01LWJATXY. I wonder if the author might have made some updates and then republished the book instead of uploading the updated file over the existing file.

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Joseph M Erhardt

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 4:54 PM   in response to: thrasherll in response to: thrasherll
 
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Whoa. Good investigating, LL!
thrasherll

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 8:28 PM   in response to: Joseph M Erhardt in response to: Joseph M Erhardt
 
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Joseph M Erhardt wrote:
Whoa. Good investigating, LL!

Thank you. It's a skill I owe to twenty-plus years of working in a public library. Finding the information people needed was a big part of my job.

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Posted: Nov 14, 2017 8:30 PM   in response to: Joseph M Erhardt in response to: Joseph M Erhardt
 
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maineauthor

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Posted: Nov 15, 2017 10:12 AM   in response to: thrasherll in response to: thrasherll
 
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Yes, very good investigating!
thrasherll

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Posted: Nov 15, 2017 12:25 PM   in response to: maineauthor in response to: maineauthor
 
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Thanks. Looks like it's fixed now.

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bonharry

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Posted: Nov 19, 2017 8:42 PM   in response to: thrasherll in response to: thrasherll
 
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Thank for your post !

Edited by: KDP Moderate on Nov 20, 2017 12:55 AM
Mrs Julia Evans

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Posted: Nov 20, 2017 11:43 PM   in response to: bonharry in response to: bonharry
 
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bonharry wrote:
Thank for your post !
Edited by: KDP Moderate on Nov 20, 2017 12:55 AM

Keep spamming the community by trying to promote your website and the Zon will keep moderating your posts and taking it out. (They're 3 for 3 so far.)

Then they'll shut down your account.

Keep 'em coming. The sooner the better. J
Donna St Felix

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Posted: Nov 21, 2017 1:44 AM   in response to: Mrs Julia Evans in response to: Mrs Julia Evans
 
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Mrs Julia Evans wrote:
bonharry wrote:
Thank for your post !
Edited by: KDP Moderate on Nov 20, 2017 12:55 AM

Keep spamming the community by trying to promote your website and the Zon will keep moderating your posts and taking it out. (They're 3 for 3 so far.)

Then they'll shut down your account.

Keep 'em coming. The sooner the better. J


Glad I'm not the only one that noticed those. Must be trying to raise the post numbers he/she is doing. However, there was at least one true, unquestionable spam.
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