of the same book on Goodreads. Thankfully, I was able to help her. Since I’d had
a similar problem some time ago, the information given to me by one of the Customer
Care Representatives was still able to correct this situation.
sure you’ve all had books where either the covers didn’t work for you or you
wanted to put a seasonal cover on it for specific holidays (Christmas Books). I
know, I have (I don’t worry about readers duplicating their purchases since the
publishers won’t let them re-buy a book nowadays) and so numerous times, I’ve
where there’d be the older version of the cover coming up and me floundering
around, grumbling like an old she-bear cause my baby wore the wrong clothes.
a real live person – a lovely lady who gave me a set of instructions even I could follow:
Goodreads with the updated cover image.
2. Navigate to
your author profile.
3. On the right
side of the “Books By…” bar, click on the “combine
4. Tick both the editions you’d like to combine.
5. Click “combine”.
for a book:
“edit details” below the book’s description.
side of the page, click “Set this
book as the primary edition for the work”. It’s about midway down the
combined the editions, the rating and reviews for all the editions will also be
aggregated (so no extra step needed). You should then be able to set the new
edition as the default edition.
“Other Editions” section of the main book page.