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Amazon offers a peek at its softer side as it lifts the cover on literary donation program

Neal Thompson, an author and the chief of Amazon’s Literary Partnership, which gives cash to literary nonprofits.  He’s in the Amazon Doppler building library.

Amazon’s long-running literary donations have become a major source of financial support for several literary-arts organizations. It is opening up about the 10-year-old program as the company’s philanthropic efforts mature.

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