Congratulations, your book has been selected for a Kindle Monthly Deal — Sounds good, right? Be careful.

When you get this email from Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP), you’re thinking, “Excellent! Amazon is going to discount my book for a whole month and advertise it for me. I get those Kindle Daily Deal emails every day — listing today’s special $1.99 deals. This will be a big deal. I’m so happy!” “Congratulations! We … More Congratulations, your book has been selected for a Kindle Monthly Deal — Sounds good, right? Be careful.