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When the Chips are Down

How do you feel when the chips are down? I am listening to the song, Under Pressure, trying to see the opportunities and finding solutions regarding my situation. I am glad that I have sold / bartered / distributed about two-thirds of the first (local) printing of my first book on tea. Circa 30 copies […]

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Show Me a Proof of Purchase

Show me the money! 😉 Or even better, send me a proof of purchase (receipt, order confirmation, etc.), and I will give you a special deal on the future e-book, so you could have an electronic version of Tea Book Sketches on your mobile devices. I have ordered 100 copies for the local market, from […]

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How to Set a Target Price for a Novelty Book

I am moving forward with the proofreading of my first book on (black) tea, so I have to start thinking a bit more about the marketing side of this self-publishing journey. I recently got lectured (in a positive way) by one of the owners of Indiska Thé & Kaffe Magasinet (The Indian Tea & Coffee […]

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Thank-You Note

I want to send out a virtual thank-you note to some individuals who have an important role in the process of cultivating my first forthcoming book on (black) tea. As I am in the middle of compiling text material and illustrations of the book, it is a bit of a challenge to remember everyone that […]

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