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The one page book

October 19, 2011
by seth godin

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Domino is publishing Death and Taxes today.

Up until now, there hasn’t been an effective distribution method for posters like this. A store needs to keep them in a tube, and without being able to stare at it, it’s hard to tell you want one.

The notion that a book can hang on the wall, something you can study and remind yourself of… it makes it easier to spread the idea than if it’s on your bookshelf, and you don’t have to loan it out for someone to get the idea.

I can imagine all sorts of fascinating, educational and provocative ideas one could cram into 864 square inches. One notion we played with was creating a scroll, a megillah, something 24 inches high and 60 or 80 inches long–the history of the world, perhaps, or the chronology of Harry Potter’s life.

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