End Amazon KDP's "Strike First, Ask Later" Policy

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Tahtahme Lizz Cann
3 years ago
Amazon needs to take this sector of their business more seriously.

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Richard Willmott
4 years ago
So the authors can keep doing what the love and fairly rewarded for what they do

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Noel Eastwood
4 years ago
I'm an indie author selling on Amazon and really want my books to sell - heaps. Amazon need to look after us indies, we make you heaps of money - no more crack downs without first consulting your valuable authors.

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Camilla Allevato
4 years ago
Don't hurt honest authors.

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Vicki Rose
4 years ago
As a longtime presence in the literary world, I've seen many authors damaged by the unfair actions Amazon takes, prior to even confirming that there have been any broken rules. Please stop this unfair treatment. Thank you.

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Aletia Brauer-Meyers
4 years ago
Stop screwing people over. You need better checks and balances.

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JAMIE MATHIS
4 years ago
Amazon shouldn't be so authoritarian in their policies.

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Arlin Akins
4 years ago
I'm the proud husband of an aspiring author and I'm friends with several indies. There needs to be am over haul of this system for the writers and the consumers

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John Herres
4 years ago
I am an Author, in process of getting my first Fiction book published, and the possibility of it getting violated this way is daunting, to say the least.

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Kimberley Little
4 years ago
I've been the victim of Amazon striking first and asking later, including only being given 24 hours to correct the problem that was not actually a problem in the first place but a misunderstood mistake.

Please ask the author and clarify with them the issue before taking down a title that thousands of dollars have been spent on and thousands of pre-order sales have been lost.
Don't punish rule-abiding authors for the few who are scamming the system.
I also believe that when the author has proved they were in compliance with the rules, Amazon should make restitution by reinstating those cancelled pre-orders.
By asking and clarifying a supposed infraction this will also save Amazon time and money, which makes better business sense, too.