You're not actually suggesting that someone pay for popular fiction?
Only the fool what wrote it.
These types of books can always be found at very little to no cost.
Yard sales, waiting rooms, the laundromat.
The people who buy them seem to have an innate subcincious sense of their true worth, and deal with them accordingly, the second they turn the last page.
"She was still weak from her illness, so I broke the terrible news to her in stages, first telling her that her Father was very ill, and then that he was dead."....