Amazon Lowers Kindle Unlimited Payouts: what it means for indie authors



Smashword’s Mark Coker talks about the effect of Amazon’s reduced subscription rate for Kindle Unlimited in India and it’s ramifications for other countries, including the US.

The most damaging is the fact that individual copy e-book sales are going to suffer as readers demand that everything they want to read be made available on Amazon Unlimited.

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Read an E-Book Week 2015 on Smashwords

readanebookweekIt’s read an E-Book week at Smashwords. From March 1st through March 7th, there are tons of free books to read and download for your enjoyment.

Here’s a link to the Smashwords Read an E-Book Week Catalog, listing all the free titles enrolled in Read An E-Book Week 2015:

And here’s a link to my author page, where you can download all my stuff for free during the promotion:

Enjoy the reading and spread the word.


eBook self-published on Amazon and Smashwords

SalyutaI’m thrilled to have my ebook, Salyuta, on Amazon and Smashwords. ePub and PDF versions are available at Smashwords and the Kindle version is on Amazon. The story is approximately 6500 words and is priced at a modest 0.99 cents. Please support.

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I hope to have iTunes, Sony, Kobo and other editions available at Smashwords shortly.