Bookshop.org doesn't make a profit from our Bookstore.org affiliate sales; we make a small percentage on all other sales. The publisher is generally paid about 50% of a book's sale price, and the publisher pays the author based on the author's contract with its publisher. About 20% of a book's sale price goes to customer discounts, payment processing, and fulfillment costs. Out of the remainder, 10% of all non-bookstore affiliated sales go to our profit sharing pool which is distributed to the bookstores on our platform, ensuring that every sale on Bookshop.org supports independent bookstores
How do authors get paid? How much money does Bookshop.org keep? Print
Modified on: Fri, 27 Oct, 2023 at 12:25 PM
Did you find it helpful?Send feedback
Sorry we couldn't be helpful. Help us improve this article with your feedback.