Kindle vampire books price drop

Dave M just forwarded me an article about publishing on Amazon Kindle which inspired me to drop all my book prices there.

I’ve been making more from ebooks than regular books for a few months now and it makes sense. After all, I don’t have to pay for the printing, I don’t have to deal with shipping, I get a higher % of the retail revenue, and people obviously like their Kindles. Another book “expert” talks a lot about charging the same amount for e or paper so as to not devalue your work, but that sounds like old-school thinking to me.

So I changed. My vampire book now goes for $2.99, and my Christmas books (which, in all honesty, are barely Christmasy enough to call them Christmas books) go for $4.11 for the first one and $6.45 for the sequel. Maybe I’ll drop those later. We’ll see how it goes.

If you don’t have a Kindle – click one of these – choose from the $139 wifi version for uploading books on your home network, or the $189 wifi + free 3G version which gives you free internet anywhere it gets service. Pretty cool!

2 thoughts on “Kindle vampire books price drop

  1. Melanee

    I look forward to hearing more about this. I’m also going to download your vampire book so Alexandra can read it on our Kindle. 🙂

  2. Shaun Post author

    I just dropped the price again – to .99 cents! The main thing for now is to get a lot of readers and judging from the increase in sales following the first price drop, this is the best way to go about getting them!

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