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Bestseller Expectations

Bestseller Expectations

More great background on the business of selling books! Read More »

Author’s Earnings: Part 3 Mid-list Print Sales

Author’s Earnings: Part 3 Mid-list Print Sales

Michael dives even deeper down the rabbit hole of author's earnings. Read More »

Author’s Earnings: Part 2

Author’s Earnings: Part 2

Part 2 of Michael's examination of earnings in the field of authorship. Read More »

Author’s Earnings

Author’s Earnings

How much does an author actually make traditional publishing versus self-publishing? Well, the data is hard to find. Read More »

Pulling Back the Publishing Veil: Sales for Various Print Options

Pulling Back the Publishing Veil: Sales for Various Print Options

One of the things that you give up with traditional publishing is decisions on things such as price, cover design, and formats that the book will be produced in. I’m starting to see more and more trends toward big publishers doing “digita... Read More »

The Dreaded M-word

The Dreaded M-word

QR code, free to create, and can be scanned by anyone with a smartphone, taking them right to your chosen link. A recent conversation about self and independent publishing led to me voicing my thoughts on what to do once the book is released. This wi... Read More »