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Why Giving Away Thousands Of Free Books Is A Good Thing

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#1 dgaughran


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Posted 24 February 2012 - 12:25 PM

Some of you may have been following Tony James Slater's amazing free run to the top of the charts in the US and the UK, followed by a stunning bounce up the paid charts. He's on my blog today to explain how he did it, and I spill the beans on first meeting Tony two years ago at a boozy conference in York.

While on the surface the following may seem to be a KDP Select success story, it’s actually something a little more important than that: a testament to the power of determination, and proof that even the most niche of books can be a self-publishing success story, a book that every agent in the UK said there was no market for.

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#2 Peter Burton

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 10:34 PM

Bookmarked! :biggrin:

Great post , David.

"But that's OK. There's treasure children always seek to find.

And just like us, you must have had, a Once Upon A Time."

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#3 Jean Oram

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 09:46 PM

Very great! Lots of other great stuff on your site as well, David. Thanks for sharing! (Found you on Facebook too. Don't want to miss more than I have.)

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