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Amazon’s Role as Publisher and Seller Raises Eyebrows

Amazon’s role as a book publisher and seller is raising eyebrows among authors and publishing executives as a potential conflict of interest, according to The Wall Street Journal. Sixteen of the top 20 books on Amazon’s romance bestseller list were published by Amazon or were self-published on its platform, according to the article. And the e-commerce giants commands 72% of adult new book...

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