Variants of the Week: 11/13/2019

Whew! Some of these list are turning more into my own personal shopping list than anything else.   This was a so-so  week  and I see a lot titles being stretched with not a whole lot reasoning behind it , but regardless if you like to read, this was actually a pretty strong week from the big two. I took a look at 100 books, and 7 books had an impact on me:Despite my instincts one really showed high Open Interest, pre-sale.; 3 were #1’s; 3 of the covers were done by home run hitting artists,  and of course there is my normal, too entertaining to pass up. Continue reading “Variants of the Week: 11/13/2019”

Variants of the Week: 10/23/2019

This week I chose 7 books, and every single one of them with low degrees of liquidity. Only one really showed high Open Interest, pre-sale. One is by a known home-run hitting cover artist. The next is a character story line driven, two are indies; the Craziest one? Well I just like the cover of the Count Crowley Reluctant Midnight Monster Hunter #1. Continue reading “Variants of the Week: 10/23/2019”

Variants of the Week: 10/09/2019

Sixteen books this week, one of them had sold out and looks promising as far as near term liquidity, but the rest are dealers choices. Six are by known home-run hitting cover artist. At least are character storyline driven. The rest are covers that I just want for the collection.

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Variants of the week 10/02/2019

At first I was going to try and keep this short… and then I got a good look at some of the books, which left me with this week with a whopping  19 books, 1 of them had sold out and looks promising as far as near term liquidity, but the rest are dealers choices  . 4 are by known home-run hitting cover artist. 6 are character storyline driven 8 are indies; The rest are covers that I just want for the collection.

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Variants of the Week 09/25/2019

This week I chose 15 books, 3 of them have high opening interest and interesting presales, but so far all of them have low degrees of liquidity. 4 are by known home-run hitting cover artist. 4 are character storyline driven 2 are indies; The rest are covers that I just want for the collection.  Note: Estimated Print Runs are best guesses using historical data, they are not meant to be used for not to be used for targeting, and are meant to demonstrate hypothetical demand elasticity. Continue reading “Variants of the Week 09/25/2019”

Variants of the Week 9/18/2019

This week I chose 14 books, 4 of them have high opening interest and interesting presales, but so far all of them have low degrees of liquidity. 6 are by known home-run hitting cover artist. 4 are character storyline driven 6 are indies; Some of them…Well I just like the cover. Estimated Print Runs are best guesses using historical data, they are not meant to be used for not to be used for targeting, and are meant to demonstrate hypothetical demand elasticity. Continue reading “Variants of the Week 9/18/2019”

Variants of the Week for 09/11/2019

This week I chose 13 books, and every single one of them with low degrees of liquidity. Only one really showed high Open Interest, presale.  4 are known home-run hitting cover artist. 4 are character storyline driven   3 are indies; one has Showbiz Buzz surrounding it, one of them is a new comer with show biz potential, and the other is the 4th printing.  the Craziest one?  Well I just like the cover.  Estimated Print Runs are best guesses using historical data, they are not meant to be used for not to be used for targeting, and are meant to demonstrate hypothetical demand elasticity. Continue reading “Variants of the Week for 09/11/2019”