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Hachette CEO: "More than 80% of the ebooks we publish are priced at $9.99 or lower"

Posted at 7:23AM Monday 11 Aug 2014

It's been a weekend of manifestoes as Amazon, book publisher Hachette and authors try to draw others onto their respective sides — and encourage readers to email Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Hachette Book Group CEO Michael Pietsch. Now Pietsch is responding to those writing to him, and Hachette made that response public on Sunday night.

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