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I think it would be beneficial to allow authors to make more than one listing of "their" books, that allows them to be sorted into genres or by series or by pen name or whatever the author wishes. 

I've written one of my books under a pen name, and some of my other books are compiled from public domain materials... so my "Author Spotlight" actually shows 4 different named authors, and when one visits my book pages through the "More By [Author]" function it often shows books that are by someone else than the one on the original page. I can imagine others must have this same problem.

Also, some folks might have books written in multiple genres that they don't want appearing alongside each other (for example, if one wrote both children's books and sleazy romances; or cookbooks and conspiracy theories; or any other pairings that could potentially be off-putting to readers if they make the connection that the author is the same. Right now the "More by [Author]" window would start showing them together as recommendations.) 

Right now, if someone wrote "Little Foo-Bunny's Magic Winter" under the pen name Sally Lee, and another book called "Esmerelda and the 47 Perverted Pirates" as Mathilde Mathers, they'd not only appear together in the same Author's Spotlight but also be recommended to the people viewing the other book. This can be a problem. 

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Better revenue Reports

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by ‎03-03-2011 03:35 - edited ‎03-03-2011 03:37

I find the current revenue report system to be very unwieldy and difficult to use. A fast improvement could be made by allowing  a download of the reports as a .CSV file for importing to a spreadsheet, but in addition to that, I would like to see the whole way that revenue is reported to be re-looked at. 

Part of my problem is that I use the split revenue option a LOT, and it's very difficult to figure out exactly what's going on with revenue payments .

Status: Considering
Hi there, thank you for your suggestion. This is certainly a good idea, and one we'll consider for the future. Thanks for using Lulu!

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