7 Total Quotes

Paul Aiken Quotes

We've never heard of anything like this. It really undermines the author's credibility and authority even if it's mostly inconsequential details. It's like putting a negative book review on the cover.
Paul Aiken
#Authority

It's great news. She reaches writers in a way that few others have been able to. Her recommendations were incredibly powerful, and she elevated authors whom the greater public had largely not known of.
Paul Aiken
#News

I don't think it's particularly close under copyright law. You're not allowed to copy works for commercial purposes without a license, and that's precisely what they're doing.
Paul Aiken
#Law

A lot of authors get by on the bits of money they get from various users of their work, and the Internet doesn't change all of that.
Paul Aiken
#Money

Books that are out of print frequently come back in print. A university press or a smaller house may bring it back, or it may come back when the author publishes a new book with a major publisher.
Paul Aiken
#Books And Reading

This sounds like the way to go. If there is a new way to extract value from a book, then the author and the publisher should share in this income.
Paul Aiken
#Value

The Amazon programs are the way copyright is supposed to work.
Paul Aiken
#Work