Amazon Deems LGBT Books Too 'Adult' For Search, Best Seller Lists

Hey look! Amazon has a new book sales policy. The policy, instated today, spontaneously transformed many books about LGBT issues into "adult" titles, and therefore no longer includes them in the "Best Sellers" lists/rankings. UPDATED » 4/12/09 5:19pm 4/12/09 5:19pm

Novelist Censors Own Book To Sell As iPhone App

Remember the author whose book got rejected from the iTunes App Store because of "obscene, pornographic, offensive or defamatory" language? Well, they published his book, but only after he took out the dirty bits. » 1/15/09 9:30pm 1/15/09 9:30pm

iPhone App Store Bans Book App for Naughty Language

Self-published authors are now distributing books in self-contained iPhone apps, but when a friend of ours submitted his for approval, he got blackballed for content that was either "obscene, pornographic, offensive or defamatory." NSFW pic: » 12/22/08 7:00am 12/22/08 7:00am