Selling books isn’t easy, even for the more well-known authors who regularly have books at the midlist level. I imagine, even best-selling authors have their “duds.” There are many reasons for a book not selling well, some the author can control and others not so much.
A very long, and sobering article on the cold, hard facts when it comes to selling books is on Kameron Hurley’s website. Thanks to Alex Shvartsman for posting a link on Facebook to The Cold Publishing Equations: Books Sold & Marketability & Love.
Any readers or authors have feedback on this subject?