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I'm thinking about writing a book about drugs.  I believe the title would be Legalizing Drugs in the US.  I feel there have probably been a number of books already written on this subject.  I also feel that there is a ton of information about this subject on the internet.
Only problem, could be plagiarism involved.  I started writing about 6 days ago, got some info from the interent.  Then wrote to some of these internet websites.  A person wrote back to me this morning and claimed that books of this nature do not sell very well even if you are an experienced writer.  Any thoughts?  Thanks Steve Zimmett

The person probably said that because it is a controversial topic. People not in favor of legalizing drugs would probably not read the book, and that would be alot of people. I'm not saying controversial topics are not written about, but publishers are more likely to go with a topic that appeals to most people. That's my opinion anyway.


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