Hill and Dickinson fall foul of Amazon fake e-book scams

Hill and Dickinson fall foul of Amazon fake e-book scams

Major commercial women’s authors are increasingly the target of a "chilling" fake e-book scam flooding Amazon, The Bookseller has learned. Six weeks after Milly Johnson revealed she had been impersonated on the e-commerce site, and called for Amazon to tighten its security, authors Miranda Dickinson (pictured) and Melissa Hill have revealed details of the same experience, with other authors also believed to have been affected.

Johnson told The Bookseller in September that she had felt "defiled" upon discovering the six titles on Amazon listed under her name while she was checking her ranki...

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