The Heidi Thorne Show

Want to Sell a Lot of Your Self Published Books in Bulk Orders? | Episode 154

August 11, 2020

I occasionally get inquiries from self published authors who want to sell large quantities of their books to organizations such as schools or corporations. These are referred to a bulk book orders or volume sales. Here's what you need to know about making these sales.

Blog: Selling Bulk Orders of Your Self Published Books: What You Need to Know

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Timestamp show notes (click timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:45 What is a bulk book order or volume sale?

1:29 Author copies don't earn royalties

2:04 Why you might not want to offer a discount

4:14 Shipping and sales tax issues for bulk book orders

5:30 Challenges of selling bulk book orders