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Amazon is getting flooded with counterfeit versions of books, angering its customers and authors who say Amazon is doing very little to fight the fraudsters.
Forgeries sold by third parties through Amazon range from paperbacks to hardcovers, including college textbooks whose sky-high sticker prices have drawn in forgery scammers. As a result, some Amazon customers are stuck with books that are illegible, contain bleeding ink, prematurely fall apart, or contain other irregularities not found in books sold by legitimate publishers.
As a result, some Amazon customers are stuck with books that are illegible, contain bleeding ink, prematurely fall apart, or contain other irregularities not found in legitimate
To make matters worse, Amazon takes a cut of third-party sales regardless of whether the books they ship are real or fake, giving the company no incentive to crack down on counterfeits, people in the publishing industry gripe. They say the site that’s typically known for speedy service is excessively slow to respond to their concerns about fakes
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