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how many books will you print? Editor's Notes #97
May 01, 2011

I'll print it,
And shame the fools.

--Alexander Pope

In this issue:

1. How many books to print
2. Tickled my funnybone
3. Interesting Web site

1.How many books to print
If you plan to sell books, at some point you have to decide how many to print. I've written an article about the factors others have used when choosing the number of books for their first print run.

No matter where you are in the writing process, if you ever plan to sell what you write, a nest egg will make it easier when the time comes to decide, so if you haven't already started a fund for printing your books, consider starting now.

Use the information from the survey to help you decide how many books you will print and how much money you will need.


2.Tickled my funnybone
Miners Refuse to Work after Death


3. Interesting Web site
This little free tool can help with all sorts of decisions. When it was in beta, one fellow used it to decide which sort of sandwich to have. I've used it for fun, but also for some serious decisions. Enjoy.


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