How I Sold 30,000 eBooks on Amazon's Kindle-An Easy-To-Follow Self-Publishing Guidebook 2014 Edition, by Martin Crosbie
278 pages, with a 4.6-star rating from 46 reviews
Outlines the methods the top 5% of successful self-published authors utilize to produce their eBooks in a professional, cost-effective manner.
Shows what happened after Amazon changed the rules and what you need to do right now to adjust your strategy.
How to adopt the philosophy that will allow promotional opportunities to come to you.
Includes a list of the current, most-effective promotional sites available.
In February 2012 Martin Crosbie's self-published eBook "My Temporary Life" hit Amazon's top ten overall bestseller list. The next month Amazon posted a press release revealing that Crosbie had made $46,000 in one month, with one book. Prior to this, his novel was rejected one hundred and thirty times by traditional publishers and agents. In the months that followed, "My Temporary Life" and its sequel have been consistent sellers, often sitting atop Amazon's rankings. Crosbie's story has been mentioned in Publisher's Weekly, Forbes online, and other media outlets around the world. In fact, Amazon referred to him as one of their 2012 success stories in their year-end press release. "How I Sold 30,000 eBooks on Amazon's Kindle-An Easy-To-Follow Self-Publishing Guidebook" tells the story of how he became a full-time writer, detailing the specific steps he took to find and connect with his readers. Plus, it describes how he adjusted his strategy when Amazon changed their systems.
If you buy (or already have) the printed book, you can get the ebook for free, through Amazon's new MatchBook program.
Meet the Author
In a press release, Amazon called Martin Crosbie one of their success stories of 2012. His self-publishing journey has been chronicled in Publisher's Weekly, Forbes Online, and Canada's Globe and Mail newspaper. Martin's debut novel, "My Temporary Life", has been downloaded over one hundred and fifty thousand times and became an Amazon top ten overall bestseller. He's also the author of "My Name Is Hardly - Book Two of the My Temporary Life Trilogy", "Lies I Never Told - A Collection of Short Stories", "How I Sold 30,000 eBooks on Amazon's Kindle - An Easy-To-Follow Self-Publishing Guidebook, 2014 Edition", and "Believing Again: A Tale Of Two Christmases".
Martin was born in the Highlands of Scotland and currently makes his home just outside Vancouver, on the west coast of Canada. You can connect with Martin on his Facebook page facebook.com/martin.crosbie.3 Or follow him on Twitter @martinthewriter Or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org