Quoted from Media Bistro:
>>"Let's say, in the new world, Amazon becomes the retailer, marketer, publisher and agent combined and takes 65% of the revenues, offering 35% to the author--we end up with a much better, fairer world."
It would be fairer as far as authors making more for their hard work, but will the media that shuns vanity publishing step up and review those books?<<
I wouldn’t worry about the vanity media that shuns self-publishing not reviewing those books. That Gutenberg-throwback is dead and doesn't even realize it (although they suspect something's up). Anyway, they won't be called "books" in the future--and may not even look or feel or sound like one.
Besher's Rx: "If you can't beat them, read them--and then review them!"
Causes Alexander Besher Supports
Médecins Sans Frontières; anything to do with children and animals; The World Court in the Hague. (One can still dream in this fascistocracy, can't they...