[LMB] Annual Georgette Heyer sale in US OT:

Harvey Fishman fishman at panix.com
Wed Aug 17 18:52:12 BST 2016



------ Original Message ------
From: "Helen Fenton" <hifenton at internode.on.net>
To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold." 
<lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
Cc: fishman at panix.com
Sent: 08/17/2016 12:47:22 PM
Subject: Re: [LMB] Annual Georgette Heyer sale in US OT:

>
>>  On 17 Aug 2016, at 3:58 AM, M R L Dolbear <m.dolbear at lineone.net> 
>>wrote:
>>
>>
>>  From: Pat Mathews
>>  Sent: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 5:58 PM
>>
>>>>  Most or all of Heyer's mysteries and romances are on sale for less 
>>>>than $3
>>  right now at Amazon US.
>>
>>>>  
>>>>https://www.amazon.com/Georgette-Heyer/e/B00C91VTFI/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_ebooks_1
>>  Amazon.com: Books
>>
>>
>>  :-( in UK
>>
>>
>>>  Oh. UK ebooks. Sigh.
>>
>>  The downmouth was for UK ebooks, ie no reduction
>>
>>  The sale is for US (and Canada)
>>
>>  Other areas may report.
>>
>>
>Unfortunately Australian readers are in the same situation as UK Heyer 
>fans and have to pay the full price. Amazon have been extra lousy and 
>cancelled Aussies access to Amazon US where I have been a very happy 
>member for the past 15 years. We are forced to either join 
>Amazon.com.au with restricted access to US or books offered on US 
>Amazon site or not use Amazon at all . May the bluebird of happiness 
>cr*p all over them.
>
>Helen

Aren't there any number of apps that allow to fake your email address 
just for situations like this? After all, with ebooks you do not require 
physical delivery. Probably have to pay with PayPal, but that should not 
be a problem.

Harvey



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