So how’s the book doing ??

Well that is a good question. I’ve received the final book from Anneli nicely formatted for Kindle…

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But what has happened now?? Amazon does not convert currency to the Rand…. Damn, one more hill to climb…

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But along comes CreateSpace that I now have to research…

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Oh well lets lie down in the grass for a while and start all over again…

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37 thoughts on “So how’s the book doing ??

  1. I thought Amazon could do anything! How disappointing for you. I’ve heard good things about CreateSpace, so I hope you won’t be stalled for long! I do love all of your photos, Rob, but the Lion in that tall grass is amazing! It’s simply a beautiful photo. 🙂

  2. I know nothing about currency conversion issues with Kindle. I do know that Create Space makes paperback book publishing quite easy. ..even with photos. Remember my memoir had photos. I chose to have them black and white for aesthetic and cost considerations, but I think you can print your book in color. If not you will have to go with another on-demand printer or pay for X number of copies from a regular printer then sell and mail them yourself. Not optimal, but at least you have options. Keep the faith, Rob. We’re all pulling for you!

    • Thanks Lorna… I believe one can add coloured photos but there is a cost issue which I need to resolve… the selling and mailing self is something I have already considered and researched… just seems a lot easier the other way, just need to make sure I get the price right… too expensive on Create space and I won’t be able to sell it…

    • Thanks Anneli… the Create space does not look to complicated but the printing costs with coloured photos might just put it beyond a good selling price… thanks for the email I’m going through it slowly..

    • It does seem easier for some Countries and not so easy for others, but I seem to have found a solution … now it is just a cost thing to solve… the coloured photos might just push it over the edge… so it might just end as a eBook with no printed version available via online purchasing, but rather I will have to print and post…

  3. Sicuramente troverai la maniera di superare anche questo ostacolo e il libro arriverà alla conclusione per il piacere di chi lo ammirerà, perché sarà bellissimo!!
    Ciao, Pat

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