To go wide or exclusive – that is the question

As I get ever nearer to publishing my first book, I keep encountering important decisions which must be made! A particularly vital one which I need to make soon is whether to go wide or exclusive in the distribution of my historical fiction novel, A Class Apart.

Going wide means making sure that my book is available on every platform I can think of. I can upload my book to Amazon as well as a variety of other retailers such as iBooks, Barnes & Noble and Kobo (or I can use websites such as Smashwords or Draft2Digital to distribute to those retailers for me).

Going exclusive means uploading my book to Amazon and nowhere else.

At first glance, it seems like Continue reading