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Amazon Author Stats - Summit Success Pre-Release

[originally published 09-13-2014]
Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
My latest book has been live now in paperback for one full day, and on Pre-Order for Kindle for a little over a week. In that time I've gone up the Amazon Author Ranking quite a bit. Here are a couple of views:
Kindle, Sept 12:
Amazon Author Rank 12 Sept 2014 from pre-release of Kindle Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Amazon Author Rank 12 Sept 2014 from pre-release of Kindle Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Kindle, Sept 13:
Amazon Author Rank 13 Sept 2014 from pre-release of Kindle Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Amazon Author Rank 13 Sept 2014 from pre-release of Kindle Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Paperback, Sept 12:
Amazon Author Rank 12 Sept 2014 from release of Paperback Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Amazon Author Rank 12 Sept 2014 from release of Paperback Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Paperback, Sept 13:
Amazon Author Rank 13 Sept 2014 from release of Paperback Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging
Amazon Author Rank 13 Sept 2014 from release of Paperback Edition of Summit Success: Training for Hiking, Mountaineering, and Peak Bagging

I'm pretty stoked and I hope the sales dashboard on the back end begins to reflect all of that when the pre-orders are all filled and billed.
If you're wanting to buy one, now is a great time as Amazon has a spectacular price on the paperback. Hopefully it's to stimulate early sales. Anyway, if you want it for about 20% off the list price, now is the time.
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Note: you must use your Kindle to "Borrow for Free" from the Kindle Lending Library, a benefit of Amazon Prime. It allows you to "check out" one book per month. You can keep it for as long as you want, in general, but you cannot do it more than twice a month, and you cannot have more than one at a time. I use it and it's been a great benefit.
I do not have Kindle Unlimited so I can't tell you how that works, but if you read a lot and don't want to take risks on poor book quality, you can just get a few dozen books, read the first 30 or so pages and delete it if you don't like it. I'm not too concerned about that because I put everything I had into the quality of this book. I know you'll be pleased.

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