|Many authors have questions about how the retail pricing of their book will be determined. Although CrossLink does not determine the actual price the book will sell for (each retailer sets their own sale price), the retail price is an important factor in marketing and sales.
Retail price is determined solely by the wholesale price and the discount that retailers demand in order to purchase your book. To ensure your book has the widest possible distribution, CrossLink books are sold at a 55% discount. Here is a summary of these two concepts:
Once your book has been formatted and the final page count is known, CrossLink will calculate the recommended wholesale and retail prices.
Discount Rate and Retail Price
Can you give me an estimated retail price based upon my word count?