Authors Target Directors in Amazon-Hachette Dispute

shutterstock_178904063Authors United, the group formed by author Douglas Preston to rally authors around Hachette during its dispute with Amazon, is firing another salvo at the world’s largest bookseller.

About a month after publishing a full-page ad outlining its grievances against Amazon in the New York Times, the group has written a letter that it plans on sending to the company’s board.

The letter outlines again why these authors – some of whom are among the most successful in the world – are upset and includes lost sales and the “sanctioning” of books.


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