"All I can say is I think you're right to make a noise about it because it's unethical but I think legally you're probably not going to get anywhere as you're back in the position you started in legally when they refunded your…"
"Legally btw I doubt you can do much. You paid £750 and got it back putting you back where you started contractually. You have no loss beyond the theoretical higher value of the item now. Been a v long time since I did contract law but I think…"
"Of the people I know (fans) who were trying for one, 4/5 including myself got one from the Waterstones link published here, which isn't bad really. I think quite a few probably ended up in fan hands."
"The original is still setting you back over £1k (recent sale) - https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/334660617647 - I don't expect this to drop much in value.
No chance she's going to do a book tour (but then I guess I would have…"
"I got through to shipping on Rough Trade, something went wrong and it wanted £25 for shipping so I backed out, at which point it sold out. Should have just gone for it (but did get one from Waterstones and have the original hard back too)"