Amazon is doing the world a favor by crushing book publishers – Vox

Amazon is doing the world a favor by crushing book publishers - Vox

Publishers would like writers to believe that the pressure they are feeling from Amazon will trickle down and hurt authors as well. But there is a big difference. Even in the brave new world of e-publishing, authors are still making a crucial contribution to the industry by writing the books. Publishers are getting squeezed out because they don’t contribute anything of value.

via Amazon is doing the world a favor by crushing book publishers – Vox.

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