According to this post on OurDailyRead Amazon Living Wage campaigners have placed a dummy book on site as a protest. A group calling themselves Amazon Anonymous has taken their protest “directly to the internet retailer’s front doorstep with the launch of a “book” on Amazon’s own website slamming the way it treats its workers…
At the time of the posting, the dummy book, “had drawn more than 100 reviews…”
(Thanks to John Riley of Gabriel Books for providing ATG’s daily quirkies.)
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.