Self-Publishing #5 — Distribution and ISBNs

Last Updated: January 2019

Distribution Paths

How a self-publisher distributes their book will boil down to one or a mix of four options as outlined by Jami Gold in her two-part series on Fiction University: here’s part one and part two.

As Jami notes, taking that last option means not selling your book anywhere else. I won’t go into detail about the pros and cons of each distribution option—I can’t say it any simpler than Jami does—but here are some of the questions you should ask yourself: