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Category Archives: Amazon.com

Trump Denounces Bezos

I’m not only protecting you against invaders I’m battling enemies right here at home. One of the most dangerous is Jeff Bezos, a lousy businessman who needed lots of luck and cheating to amass a fortune of a hundred sixty billion and employ six hundred thousand people. The United States Postal Service subsidizes Bezos and […]

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William Trevor: The Collected Stories

To Penguin Books at Random House, Will you please promptly produce what readers on Amazon and elsewhere online and in personal groups have long been yearning for: a Kindle edition of the masterwork “William Trevor: The Collected Stories.” Only Olympic weightlifters with eagle eyes can comfortably hold and read this micro-print, twelve-hundred-page whopper. Why are […]

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Book Tour

I had secretly taken an earlier flight to elude the media and (I later learned) several dozen readers who, by the standards of literary greetings at airports, constituted a throng. I wasn’t being rude. I was terrified. I couldn’t allow them to see me stagger out after one of those hemmed-in, gut-busting, ear-popping, time-altering twelve-hour […]

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Navigating the Amazonian Universe

“Find Hitler Here,” I said to the computer expert. “It’s right there,” he said. “Not the old, out-of-print edition with the swastika on the cover. The current edition, with Hitler’s menacing portrait on the cover, the one you designed.” The expert, who in his living room has two monitors as large as respectable television screens […]

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