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More KDP Select Books on Bestseller Lists

Amazon Bestseller Changes

In the past week, several books enrolled in KDP Select have landed themselves on the bestseller lists at Amazon.

This is according to data tabulated at Publishers Lunch: … 332 more words

Self Publishing

50 Shades of Grey

I know I’ve been MIA lately, but business is really good and growing! I do give referral gift cards for anyone you send that works with me. 95 more words


Kindle Unlimited: The Key Questions

Amazon launched Kindle Unlimited on Friday, giving self-publishers a big decision to make.

The long-rumored subscription service will allow users to download unlimited books for $9.99 a month… 2,160 more words

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We have no thoughts "of our own" on this. We take them from other people. However, we would like to mention you can read THE AUTOMATION for free with Kindle Unlimited. Go for it.

Teaching the Old Dog New Tricks

I self-published my first novel back in, like, 2001.

At the time, most everyone I knew who was writing decried this decision, telling me it would… 732 more words


My Role as Writer 2

As I have argued in my previous essay, I believe that the way that writers gain power and get a voice in distribution of their works is through collective publishing. 227 more words

Collective Publishing

Turbulent Present of Publishing: Why Self-Publishing is Attractive

Self-publishing is attractive to writers because it allows them to see their work in print quickly, but it is exactly this approach and quick distribution that does not guarantee them many sales or opportunities for large scale readership. 397 more words


Turbulent Present of Publishing: Why Self-Published Books aren't Found in Libraries

Self-publishers and smaller publishers typically do not distribute to the library market directly because they require a Cataloging in Publication (CIP) number, three to six month release date and reviews in certain publications, which in turn often requires a marketing campaign. 90 more words

Turbulent Present Of Publishing