If the submitter does choose a rating. Sometimes, if the submitter doesn't choose a rating, it is marked fair by default, or at least it used to be. If the submitter does give it a rating, then yes, that's the rating it remains unless the validator changes it. Take care. Julie Morales inlovewithchrist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Windows/MSN Messenger (but not email): mercy0421@xxxxxxxxxxx Skype: mercy0421 ----- Original Message ----- From: Jill O'Connell To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2005 6:26 PM Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Download Stats I thought the default rating for a submitted book was whatever the submitter said it was,. Am I mistaken about this?