Today’s Quote Of Book Doom

Business owners slash prices, offer creative discounts to keep customers buying during recession

The venerable Strand Book Store is combating the Kindle - with candy.

"We’re selling five times as much candy as we did ‘register books’. Candy is an impulse buy."

The Strand bookstore in New York City removes books to sell candy. Hey, print publishers! How about pricing eBooks so they’re an impulse buy? Or is your next lifeboat step to start acquiring candy makers?

reposted with permission from Mike Cane's Xblog

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