Are You Keeping a Crawling Eye on the Print Industry? A Bookseller’s Lament

Please read KC Redding important post, it is a must read for lovers of books, for people with jobs that require books, college students who need to read books, elementary students, and high school students,. It is a mistake to depend on technology, computers, and iPhone, for everything. A book is permanent – a technology is not. https://zombiesalmonthehorrorcontinues.wordpress.com

Zombie Salmon (the Horror Continues)

Complacency. This is what – if anything – will kill print.

People who leave it up to other people to purchase books in hard copy, to frequent brick and mortar stores of any product while patting themselves on the back for “saving” money need to wise up. The entire retail landscape is under fire. You now have to drive further, pay more, and find less for any product – including books.

This is not a “sign of the times.” It is an orchestrated effort to rearrange the retail market into a handful of distribution outlets that feed the pockets of wealthy individuals whose ideas of enlightenment include the replacement of workers with robots because “they never get sick” and “they never take vacations,” as well as the ultimate privilege of determining not only what the public will want to have access to, but what they will be allowed to have…

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