There are two ways for qualified entities to buy discounted copies (retailer must be a licensed business and an active reseller):
Ingram or Baker & Taylor book distributors
Each order requires approximately 2,000 minimum annual purchases in total book orders from the retailer, making this an unlikely option for most dive retailers.
CreateSpace Direct (the publisher)
Retail Price: $15.99 (example)
Discount from list price when purchased through CreateSpace Direct:
- Libraries – 20%
- Retail – 35%
- Distribution – 45%
Estimated shipping cost in continental United States
5 copies = $5.95 shipping
10 copies = $8.00 shipping
How to purchase discounted copies directly from CreateSpace:
- Go to www.createspace.com/info/createspacedirect and follow the directions. It will guide you through how to set up an account for assignment of a CreateSpace Customer ID and how to print out the Direct Reseller Application and Reseller Verification Form.
- Fax the completed Direct Reseller Application, Reseller Verification Form, and your newly assigned CreateSpace Customer ID to “Attn. CreateSpace Direct Reseller” to 206-922-5928 or 843-760-0532.
- After approval of your application (takes one to two days) discounted copies of Setting the Hook can be ordered online using a credit card. The title number for Setting the Hook is 3473354; Angles of Attack title number is 3719788.