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Originally posted by badgerprints
80 percent of U.S. families did not buy or read a book last year.
A successful fiction book sells 5,000 copies.
A successful nonfiction book sells 7,500 copies.
(Source: Authors Guild, www.authorsguild.org
Originally posted by marcus33cz
It is not necessary a bad thing as long as people still have their own opinions and are not manipulated easily.
Originally posted by Solomons
I don't like the elitist attitude of some book readers though,just because some people do not read books hardly means they are illiterate and can't read or write.
Originally posted by Titen-Sxull
reply to post by badgerprints
I like reading but I don't do much of it, I find it hard to get into novels and usually ended up bored or frustrated with how authors handle their characters and plots so I put down the book and work on my own stories