• Pride and Prejudice Variations

    Each day the freely available Jane Austen novel Pride and Prejudice sells on the order of 100s copies split out on various different versions of the book (the most popular of which can be found here). But the legacy of Austen not only powers sales of her own books, it also powers sales of so-called […]

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  • What is a Good Sales Rank?

    Self-published authors often ask: What is a good sales rank? Ranking at #1 is obviously great and ranking at #1,000,000 is no doubt bad. But what about all the ranks in-between, what is good enough to make a living as an author? The answer? … It depends. A book priced at $9.99 can sell half […]

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  • Short Spiritual Bestseller

    Jon Andre Lundal is an expert; an expert at selling short books about spirituality. If you carefully comb our lists you will find that he is the author of four short books about spirituality. Each book is no more than 20 pages long and each focuses on a very specific topic ranging from third eye […]

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  • Residuals from Calendar Girl

    Early in 2016 the series “Calendar Girl” by writer Audrey Carlan was climbing bestseller lists around the world and interest in the series was at an all times high as evidenced by Google Trends: Today, however, interest in the series has died down considerably but this doesn’t mean that Carlan is going to starve anytime soon. […]

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