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What are Advance Reader Copies?
The actual book to be sold in bookstore with Advance Reader printed on front cover.
Advance Readers and the concepts behind them have fostered much confusion over the past few years. These terms are being used less than they were five years ago. Below are the generally accepted working definitions by the publishing trade for these terms.
Advance Reader Copies
When you print the actual book to be sold, an additional number of books are produced for the Advance Reader Copy purpose.
The front cover run has a printed notice stating that these books are for use as Advance Readers, or Advance Reader Copies.
They are used to assist in the distribution of the book.
There are NOT used as Bound Galleys to promote the book and encourage reviews.

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