Is Beth really a New York times best selling Author?

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  1. larryluncg

    larryluncg Empty VIP

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    what did i miss?:dontknow:
     
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    tv910 Well-Known Member

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    Oh My Dog (which Beth didn't even write) was a bestseller in some ridiculously obscure category like "Pet Care Books Released This Week" because it was the ONLY pet care book released that week. Of course, with Howard's spin that translated into "NY Times Bestselling Author".
     
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    Hugh Blowmont Just be funny

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    No.
     
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    It's a whole thing.
     
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    no, she is a drunken oaf
     
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    If by Author you mean Hooker, yes.
     
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    What do you do for a living sir?
     
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    This. .. nailed it
     
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    Murcielago Prominent Member Gold

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    The rule of thumb a while back was you move 10,000 units in a week to crack the NYT top ten list. Not a very high barrier with any promotion, plus there's always the dummy buyers hired by people like Buchwald.
     
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    teehee Friend Of The Friendless

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    I'm sure Howard bought a ton of books. He probably gave them out for Christmas along with the lovely Beth "oh and look, is there an animal with her" calendar.
     
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    Kool Well-Known Member Banned User

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    best selling author and the most powerful woman in NYC!
     
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    cheaper than firewood for 6 chimneys
     
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