Monday, October 26, 2009

EFFECTS OF BIG-BOX PRICE WAR ON AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS

This situation is going to affect authors and publishers in Canada too, make no mistake about it.

Respected US publisher, Michael Hyatt writes -- Last week Amazon.com, Walmart.com, and Target.com embarked in an online price war over the pre-sale of new hardcover, bestselling books. While the retail price for these books is typically $25–35, all three of these retailers are selling them for between $8.98 and $9.00....


Read the rest of this
important and eye-opening article here: http://michaelhyatt.com/2009/10/my-response-to-the-current-price-war-over-books.html.