Multi-year agreement for sales of physical and electronic books comes amid contentious talks with another book publisher.
The book publisher criticizes Amazon's negotiation tactics in their dispute over e-book prices.
In a letter to readers and authors, the e-commerce giants asks people to email Hachette's CEO saying they want lower e-book prices.
The e-commerce company has made the book publisher a public offer: accept $9.99 e-book prices, and Amazon won't ask for more of each sale.
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.
Kindle has its best holiday weekend sales yet -- though still no hard numbers -- and Amazon launches a short-fiction publishing shop.
The end to a public fight between the publishing industry and the massive e-book distributor could spell relief for authors. It also gives Amazon customers access, finally, to Hachette titles.
There are three similar book subscription services on the market -- which is right for your reading habits?
The BitLit app will give you free or cheap e-book editions of the print books you already own. Well, maybe some of them.
Amazon is selling its Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite e-reader locally in Mexico and is launching both a Mexico Kindle Store and a publishing platform for authors there.