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Google up the NY Times Monday October 17, 2011 edition and look for an article slugged:
Amazon Signing Up Authors, Writing Publishers Out of Deal by David Streitfeld
Amazon is leaping over agents and publishers to directly link writers and readers.
It's beginning to look like Amazon is doing everything the established publishers can...backwards and in high-heels...but it's not yet apparent whether this New Queen of Publishing is the Princess Asleep in the Castle or the Witch in the Gingerbread Cottage. Probably depends on POV.