Indie bookseller Peter Donaldson illustrates how heavy publisher discounts for online and direct-to-consumer retailers undermine sales through high street shops.
Philip Jones analyses Amazon's new e-book offer, what led to it and what it could mean for the future of the e-book market.
"Is the e-book reader about to stage a comeback?" asks Philip Jones.
Does the agency model benefit publishers or Amazon?
Bookshop owner Sue Lake argues that the new Amazon bookshop should be welcomed.
On the occasion of its 20th birthday, The Bookseller would like to wish Amazon and its founder Jeff Bezos many happy returns. Amazon is a... Read more
Can Amazon be allowed to contractually enforce arrangements that secure its hegemony? In 2011 the European Commission opened an investigation into e-book price-fixing... Read more
The news of Amazon’s changed tax arrangements, with UK sales no longer diverted to Luxembourg but booked through a UK office accountable to HMRC, feels... Read more
On the face of it, it is paradoxical that while it’s never been easier for authors to get their books into print, there has never... Read more
Assessing the mood of the London Book Fair after just one full day of activity may be difficult, but then judging it at the end... Read more