Back and new purchases

Jendle jenny.preston at
Thu Mar 14 16:18:12 EST 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-dwj at [mailto:owner-dwj at]On Behalf Of
> Caleb W
> Sent: 14 March 2002 18:11
> To: dwj at
> Subject: Re: Back and new purchases
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Amaya Booker" <amaya at>
> To: <dwj at>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 13, 2002 12:25 AM
> Subject: Back and new purchases
> > Just a quick note to say that I've re-subscribed to the list.
> So hello to
> > any one else out there in DWJ-land
> >
> > Having been unsubscribed I'm not sure if this has been discussed but I
> > picked up today for £1 a copy of Stealer of Souls (a Chrestomanci short
> > story) being published as a special edition (matching the new Harper
> Collins
> > DWJ editions) for World Book Day
> I'm hoping to scrounge a £1 book token off someone who doesn't want theirs
> in school so I can get this as well as getting a pound off another book.
> Although I'll have to get to a bookshop in the 5 seconds the WBD
> tokens are
> valid for, which could be tricky...

I'm well-known (possibly notorious) for being the class bookworm, so about
10 people came and gave me theirs.  Last year I got loads too, because I was
the official library assistant and there were quite a few left over :o)
Shame I'll never be able to use them all...

> The book tokens have a cash redemption value of 0.001p or
> somesuch. Someone
> tried to exchange a petrol token for the 0.001p it was worth, and
> apparently
> the official Esso company line on this is "EH?"!


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someone who hates violinists, all getting together to complain about

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