Topic: Mike Shatzkin
With Amazon at the table, says one publisher, "the price of playing poker just went up."
As Borders stumbles, dramatic declines are predicted for bricks-and-mortar bookstores.
As stone tablets gave way the codex, the future of reading is digital – but will the e-reader and the e-book change the nature of how we read?
Publishers are pushing out a crowd of star authors this season in a race to prop up sales.