Originally Posted by HarryT
I guess it perhaps depends what you're used to paying for a book. The standard paperback price in the UK is normally either £6.99 or £7.99 (roughly US$11 or 13), so to get a book that's only available in hardback at below paperback prices, seems like a good deal to me.
£6.99? When was the last time you bought a paperback?
It's more commonly £8.99 these days, but it might be less in genres with thinner books.