Today, I’m sharing a brief exchange I shared with an author. Never, ever assume that having your book published by Amazon KDP will mean that your book will be stocked by Amazon.
I found your article about amazon labeling POD books as out of stock. My book is also marked out of stock. You have any solutions to this problem?
Who published your book?
I self published my book on KDP
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At this moment, thousands of would-be authors are slaving away on their keyboards, dreaming of literary success. But their efforts won’t count for much. Of all those manuscripts, trade book editors will sign up only a slim fraction.
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