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Initial post: Jul 29, 2013 8:15:35 AM PDT
Becky Badham says:
how can you sort kindle books by a certain author by real publication date not kindle pub date

Posted on Jul 29, 2013 8:19:53 AM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on Jul 29, 2013 9:32:05 AM PDT
CBRetriever says:
publication date for ebooks can be useful or worthless - it's worthless in cases of an author's recent releases being published in ebook format before his/her back catalog is published

here's a short example from Steven Brust's books:

Kindle ebooks publication date listing (descending):

Tiassa (hardcopy and ebook published 2011)
Dragon (hardcopy published 1998 - ebook published in 2010)
Dzur (hardcopy published 2006 - ebook published in 2010)
Iorich (hardcopy and ebook published 2010)
Jhegaala (hardcopy and ebook published 2008)
Issola (hardcopy published 2001 - ebook published in 2002)

so a book originally published in 1998 (Dragon) was published as an ebook well after more recent books were published (Iorich and Jhegaala)

I go to another site to check original publication order

Posted on Jul 29, 2013 1:46:55 PM PDT
If you're trying to keep track of books in a series try fictfact.com.

Posted on Jul 29, 2013 2:24:41 PM PDT
What you really want is copyright date. No one seems to list that, though.
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