"Amazon has proposed giving Hachette’s authors all the revenue from their e-book sales on Amazon as the parties continue to negotiate a new contract. Hachette’s response on Tuesday was to suggest that the retailer was trying to make it commit suicide.Amazon Angles to Attract Hachette's Authors to Its Side - NYTimes.com
“We call baloney,” the retailer fired back.
It is rare to see billion-dollar conglomerates engage in this sort of invective. Amazon, in particular, was famous until very recently for saying as little as possible in the media. But as the dispute has dragged on, it is trying a new tactic."
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Amazon Angles to Attract Hachette's Authors to Its Side - NYTimes.com
A different kind of Hachette job