Amazon, We Want to Talk to You About Kindle Unlimited
Amazon, if you're reading this, we need to talk.
There's been a flurry of blogging, largely from the USA, around the recent announcement of your new service, Kindle Unlimited (not yet available in the UK). For $10 a year, Kindle users have unlimited access to 600 000 e-books and a couple of thousand e-audiobooks.
People have been asking "Why do we need libraries anymore?"
Some of the blogs have been looking at the possible impact on public libraries, with a couple taking the predictable line of "Hey! Why do we need expensive buildings