Archives for January 24, 2010

I love this so much

Sometimes I have to admit I’m completely outclassed, and people who can find this kind of stuff win hands down.

From http://www.philcooke.com/book_publishing via mt’s shared posts: Here’s the reality of the book industry: in 2004, 950,000 titles out of the 1.2 million tracked by Nielsen Bookscan sold fewer than 99 copies. Another 200,000 sold fewer than 1,000 copies. Only 25,000 sold more than 5,000 copies. The average book in America sells about 500 copies” (Publishers…