That gives me an idea. Someone else complained that there were a lot of junk characters in a PQ book. If a person wanted to validate it while reading it, could he/she submit it the corrected copy as BSO? > > No, my concern is that all that work is gone to waste. > I'm glad you don't > > mind--you're more generous in thought and feeling > than I. smile. One of > > the first PQ books replaced one that I had validated, > and I was/am angry > > that that happened. I take great care with my > validations--read word for > > word, and when finished do a final spell-check in case > I missed anything > > (and usually do find something I missed) and a final > page check to be sure > > the page numbers are correct (I've found that > sometimes I got so involved > > in reading that I skipped putting in a page break that > wasn't there > > originally, or mis-numbered). I don't like having > my work dumped in favor > > of a PQ book which, as I understand, still has some > problems for brf with > > extraneous junk and may or may no have other problems > like missing page > > breaks--or has that been fixed, now. I don't see > why both books can't be > > in the collection and the member can have a choice as > to which he/she > > wants to read. > > Fortunately, I haven't seen any other books that > I've validated be added > > by HarperCollins, and though I know the Princess Diary > series probably > > will be, I did those willingly rather than wait > because there was a time > > requirement. I do have the list and will check before > validating. I > > > > In the meantime, Mary Anne and I, and, I gather, > Allison and others, have > > been spending time adding short synopses to the PQ > books that are being > > added. I think some of the recent additions are from > Random House. I must > > remember to ask Carrie if there is a list of those so > I don't spend time > > validating any of those. > > > > G.Cindy > > > > - I > >> thought that > >> Grandma Cindy was concerned about having the > publisher > >> quality books > >> replace ones in the collection because the > submitter or > >> validater > >> might lose their credit. Right now, if someone > replaces my > >> books, I > >> still keep my credit, and that's cool with me. > >> The books I submitted as a new volunteer need a > rescan. > >> They looked > >> really good to me back then. Funny how time > changes our > >> perspective. > >> (smile) I just wish I'd kept those print > books. > >> > >> > >> -- > >> Monica Willyard > >> Visit my blog at http://www.scannersguild.com > >> To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email > to > >> bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > >> put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in > the subject > >> line. To get a list of available commands, put > the word > >> 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > > > > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the > subject line. To get a list > > of available commands, put the word 'help' by > itself in the subject line. > > > > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the word > 'help' by itself in the subject line. To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.