The WSJ has an article today on the current investigation by the Justice Department on allegations of price fixing on e-books by Apple and some Publishers:
Mike Shatzkin, of The Shatzkin Files, weighs in here:
Scott Turow, author and President of the Authors Guild:
John R. MacArthur, publisher of Harper's Magazine:
I think it would be great if the big six publishers opened up retail centers, or thought about underwriting some independent bookstores. It seems to me to be a natural.