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Questions > How to edit a book if there is already an author with the same name?

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message 1: by LenaRibka (new)

LenaRibka | 8 comments Hello,

can someone help me with a problem, I come across very often recently.
If an author has a very trivial name, or there are more than 1 author with the same name, it is impossible to add a new author who is NOT the one that GR already has. And how to delete books that don't belong to the pen of an author, but are in his/her account because of the same name!

For example this profile:

But I have this problems often recently. Thank you.

message 2: by rivka, Librarian Moderator (new)

rivka | 42415 comments Mod
Please don't add incorrect book/author information, even to move books of an author profile.

Please see

message 3: by LenaRibka (new)

LenaRibka | 8 comments Oh thank you, I was looking for this information.

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