Author of The Martian
Interview starts at 11:39 and ends at 38:29
More people bought it from Amazon than downloaded it for free from my site, which just goes to show you how deep into the market Amazon reaches and how good they are at selling books. That got it up into the Top Sellers lists, so it got up to the Top 10 SciFi titles, and that really starts to snowball, because once you’re there people are like “I want a new book. I don’t know what I want. I want something SciFi. What are the Top 10 sellers in SciFi?” Once you start to break into that list you really start to sell a lot.
Here is the dedicated Echo Support phone line number: 877-375-9365
“Amazon Launches Kindle Textbook Creator” (Amazon press release) January 22, 2105
“Amazon launches Kindle textbook tool to compete with iBooks Author” by Laura Hazard Owen at Gigaom – January 22, 2015
Download page for Kindle Textbook Creator
Amazon’s Matchmaker tool for finding Audible versions of your Kindle books (requires log in to your Amazon account)
Interview with Andy Weir
“The Martian Has Quietly Put Together A Home Run, A-List Cast” by Mike Reyes at CinemaBlend
Top Science Fiction titles in Kindle format at Amazon.com
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Loss at Sea: A Solo Circumnavigation by Eric Loss
Seth Godin and more from Digital Book World
Music for my podcast is from an original Thelonius Monk composition named “Well, You Needn’t.” This version is “Ra-Monk” by Eval Manigat on the “Variations in Time: A Jazz Persepctive” CD by Public Transit Recording” CD.
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