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Amazon's New Feature a Service or a Scam?

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Amazon's New Feature a Service or a Scam?

Amazon's New Feature a Service or a Scam?

Amazon's New Feature a Service or a Scam?

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Amazon.com is now allowing potential book buyers to sample large parts of any given volume through a new service called "Search Inside the Book." Is it a service, or a scam? NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates talks with an Amazon representative and a critic of the new service.