Sunday, February 28, 2010

Shelved a stack of various general stock hardcover/tradepaperbacks.

Took in some kids picture books, and shelved them already.

Packed the online orders.

Marked down a bunch of toys, including these Dolls.

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Took in a box of Fantasy mass market paperbacks.

Hubbell was here.

Processed a stack of minor collectables.

Shelved a stack of erotic/romance trade paperbacks.

Created a new version of A Castle of Books hat & t-shirt on cafepress.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Shelved a large stack of more collectable books.

Hubbell was here.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Packed the online orders.

Updated the online packing slip to use only half sheet of paper.

Purchased a couple of stacks of Military & Western Americana, and a couple of boxes of Cookbooks.

Did some research on the new eBay fee increases.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Monday, February 22, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Fiction.

David was here.

Processed a box of minor collectables.

Sorted several boxes of books.

Shelved a small stack of books, Harry Potter, Trains, more.

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Literature.

David was here.

Shelved 3 boxes of mass market paperbacks.


Saturday, February 20, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Science Fiction.

Hubbell was here.

Processed a box of minor collectables.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Manga.

Hubbell was here.

Processed a small stacks of minor collectable books.

Priced down some older stock.

Worked on some collectable mass market paperbacks.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Monday, February 15, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Magic/Metaphysical books.

David was here.

A small stack to minor collectables processed.

Went off and looked at other shopping centers.

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = mass market paperback fiction yet again.

Packed the online orders.

Sorted files.

Saturday, February 13, 2010

Processed another stack of CDs.


Purchased some mass market paperbacks.

Bestsellers of the day = Military History.

Friday, February 12, 2010

Processed a box of minor collectable mass market paperbacks.

Purchased a small stack out of the 8 or 9 large boxes delivered.


Bestsellers of the day = mmpb fiction again.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Packed the online orders.

Bestsellers of the day = Peanuts cartoon books.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Processed another big stack of CDs.

Backed up the computer a bit.

Monday, February 08, 2010

Took in a Huge box of modern fiction firsts, and shelved them all already.

Answered emails and added pictures just about all day.

Roger (Once Read Books) stopped by.

David was here.

Sorted 4 boxes of books.

Re-submit some online ads.

Pics of the day.

Saturday, February 06, 2010

Took in a load of religious books, mostly oddball stuff & heavy theology.

Bestsellers of the day = Metaphysical books on tape. (Marty)

Hubbell was here.

Shelved a few stacks of the aforementioned religious books.

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Mystery mass market paperbacks.

Purchased a box of CDs.

Packed the online orders.

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Bestsellers of the day = Art.

Sorted & repacked a half dozen big boxes of nice books.

Packed the online orders.

Monday, February 01, 2010

Bestsellers of last month = Fiction mass market paperbacks.

David was here.

2 boxes of minor collectables processed.

Sorted boxes of magazines.

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