Saturday, January 30, 2010

A Publishing Industry War Is Brewing: Amazon Vs. MacMillan

A big ugly storm is raging between Amazon and MacMillan. At stake are sales for MacMillan authors and readers' access to books.

Here are links to coverage of this dismaying turn of events:

Game On: Amazon Removes the Buy Button for All MacMillan Books

MacMillan Pens Open Letter to Authors and Agents

It's All About Timing
(Thanks to Mary F. for the link.)

Who's the Bully Here? (Jackie Kessler rounded up a number of links on the subject.)

Joyfully yours,