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Booksnobbery?

by on Jan.27, 2014, under books

Interesting Huffpo piece on the unwillingness of brick-and-mortar bookstores to take risks on small press or self-published authors, whereas Amazon will sell any old thing you get an ISBN for. I was part of a panel at the Morse Institute Library in Natick recently with the author of this piece, Deborah Doucette. At our house we’ve had many discussions recently about the necessity, or not, of “Gatekeepers” vs. “The Market.”

 Brick and mortar vs Amazon

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