Author of this article by The Globe and Mail asks if you are, “A modern or an ancient about the self-publishing tsunami.”
Here’s some stats on the increase in self-published books in America by author Russell Smith:
Unsurprising statistics from the United States: The number of self-published books published in that country annually, both print and e-books, has grown 287 per cent since 2006. That makes close to 250,000 self-published titles a year out there. These statistics were gathered by the company that oversees ISBNs (international standard book numbers) in the U.S.