Remember when…

Remember when…

…Barnes & Noble dictated terms to all the publishers?  Remember how unassailable B & N seemed back then?  Remember how it was the only serious game in town for writers and publishers and if your book didn’t get into B & N you were a dead duck?  The mighty do fall, on occasion.

If B & N imploded (you could almost feel sorry for Nook), is Amazon beyond reach?

Don’t miss: Another (very good) article on THE publishing battle: “Amazon vs. Hachette: More Reactions As Battle Heats Up,” in a very good free newsletter called Shelf Awareness, to which you should subscribe if you’re interested in books, independent bookstores, and news from the book world.

 

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