Highest and lowest price for kindle books

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I know there are free kindle books but what is the highest-priced Kindle book you've seen?
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  • Profile picture of the author yanl
    75 bucks, for a share trading book.
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  • Profile picture of the author TycoonRob
    For independent publishers (like me) they cap the price you can charge at $9.99. Only big-time publishers can charge more for Kindle books.

    Doubt everything you believe.

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  • Profile picture of the author CDarklock
    The maximum list price for a Kindle book is $200.

    The maximum list price for the 70% royalty rate is $9.99, which means there is a no-man's land from $10 to $19.98 where you could make more money pricing it at $9.99 under the 70% royalty option. Assuming you made the same number of sales, but you would probably make more. Chances are good that anything less than a $30 price tag would make enough additional sales at $9.99 and 70% royalties to justify the lower price.

    Furthermore, free Kindle books are promotions, and have a regular sale price of at least $0.99 to $2.99 depending on the size of the file. Under 3 MB can be as low as 99 cents, 3 to 10 MB must be at least $1.99, and anything over 10 MB has to be $2.99 or more.

    It's worth noting that if your Kindle book is $9.99 and 70% royalties, your cut is about $7
    "The Golden Town is the Golden Town no longer. They have sold their pillars for brass and their temples for money, they have made coins out of their golden doors. It is become a dark town full of trouble, there is no ease in its streets, beauty has left it and the old songs are gone." - Lord Dunsany, The Messengers
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