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message 1: by [deleted user] (last edited Oct 08, 2017 03:57PM) (new)

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...

They properly match the covers but the name is different on each edition. Is this set up properly?

I ask because I don't know how to handle https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/... msg 2. Another author with the same name and the same variations.


message 2: by Paula (new)

Paula (paulaan) | 7029 comments fixed


message 3: by [deleted user] (last edited Oct 09, 2017 07:18AM) (new)

It's proper to go with the longer version so if someone searches for the shorter they'll still find the author? Just looking for a rule to follow.


message 4: by Paula (new)

Paula (paulaan) | 7029 comments In general, the books are listed under the first published name, both books look to be published in 1999 - so using the fuller version as you indicate above means both would be found


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