Posted July 07, 2020 10:22:46A book can cost anywhere from about $30 to more than $600 depending on the type of book, according to the U.K. publisher Simon & Schuster.
That price tag is based on an average book’s shelf life, so if a book is not in a physical store for at least a year, it may be cheaper to buy it online or rent it to a friend.
However, most books, including most of those for children and teens, are priced for kids.
The book industry has a number of pricing schemes for children.
Some children’s books are free to download, while others are priced at about $5 per title, depending on whether the book has audio or video narration.
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