Category: amazon used books

$199.00, Used? For THE VIRGIN BILLIONAIRE, My Book?

Okay. I’m not understanding this at all. I clicked over to amazon to see if the digital version of THE VIRGIN BILLIONAIRE was still selling for the same price. Two of my books are .99 e-books, and I wanted to see if VB had been reduced. And when I got there I found out someone is selling the used paperback version of VB for $199.00.


I have to be missing something. The book, sold “new” in print, is something like $12.99. And why anyone would try to sell…or why anyone would purchase the used book…for almost two hundred bucks leaves me shaking my head.

If you don’t believe me, here’s the link. And below is what I copied and pasted from amazon.

And, just so it’s clear, I have nothing to do with this. I make no money on used books sold on amazon and if someone sells one of my books for two hundred bucks, I don’t get a cut. Frankly, the idea of used books, to me, has always been to get them cheaper, not to pay more. I buy used books all the time myself, especially when I’m re-reading something I’ve already purchased new before.

I’m assuming this price for VB is a mistake?

The Virgin Billionaire (Paperback)
by Ryan Field (Author)

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