A possibly futile attempt to protect a thing with pages and a cover from electronic destruction.
Thursday, July 15, 2010
More Shots at Amazon
Colin Robinson of the maverick new publisher OR Books does a nice job on GRITtv explaining how far Amazon's (bad) tentacles go into the publishing business:
Scary but important stuff. I really appreciate what these OR Books folks are up to, and look forward to seeing more.
PS - For those who prefer to read rather than watch, here is a fantastic article with the same point by Robinson, in the Nation. In addition, today's installment of the always-reliable Shelf Awareness includes a round-up of article's around Amazon's bullying tactics.