Once you are the KDP Select category two great ways of increasing your book readership and getting more people to read pages of your book is to enter your books into amazon.com book clubs or make a book club of your own where you invite your friends and followers to share your book and even lend it out through the KOL library to each other . If they have a KDP membership they can do it as part of the membership fee even . Your readers can flip through pages of your book , talk about it and lend it to others , it is a great way to increase the word of mouth publicity for your written work .This way you get paid for every page read and earn along side , it is worth the effort to let your readers talk to each other and promote your work .A lot of your book club members will become your reviewers also and review your books some for free .I am part of three book clubs Travel wanderlust that’s for my travel books , the second is unforgettable reads .
The other way to gain recognition and prize money is to enter your novels for the yearly Pen2Publish contest run by amazon.com . You can win up to 5 lakhs as prize money and there are heaps of other consolation prizes , plus you get to boast this in your writers resume .Also tag the performance of your books is it in the top hundred list in it’s category if yes promote that fact on your blog with links to the top 100 kdp lists . The Kt has funds for KDP select has a writers fund to help budding writers and they do help out with grants at times . They also put your best selling books in the amazon prime category so tehri best and maximum spending customers can buy your books exclusively as well .