This is Part Six in my continuing series of posts on the very basics of self-publishing books. This part discusses book distribution. And here’s the link to Part Five.

As a POD published author and a self-published author, the biggest hurdle you will face to getting your product placed in bookstores is the infeasibility of allowing your books to be returned for a complete refund if they aren’t sold. Not to mention the penalty the publisher gets socked with for shipping those books…