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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: This is nothing like an official FAQ

    Started by HapiSofi, 03-16-2007 01:24 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: The Blog - The Index

    Started by CaoPaux, 11-03-2008 10:45 PM
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  3. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: How Real Publishing Works

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-15-2005 07:08 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: "Two Thumbs Down" Publisher List

    Started by CaoPaux, 02-14-2007 09:28 PM
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  5. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: INDEX TO AGENTS, PUBLISHERS, AND OTHERS

    Started by CaoPaux, 04-08-2005 10:56 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agents charging Fees

    Started by erich v, 11-27-2003 03:45 PM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Lies Scammers Tell About Us

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-28-2006 12:08 PM
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  8. Thumbs down Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware's 20 Worst Agents

    Started by victoriastrauss, 03-13-2006 09:35 PM
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  9. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: General tips about avoiding/dealing with scammers

    Started by absolutewrite, 06-29-2004 09:05 AM
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  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Why Publishers Fail

    Started by Cathy C, 03-29-2012 10:15 PM
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  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Legit publishers for new authors

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 12-16-2005 12:58 AM
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  1. [Agency] Donaghy Literary Group

    Started by JulianneQJohnson, 03-14-2014 05:45 AM
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  2. [Agency] Curtis Brown, Ltd. (USA)

    Started by Vomaxx, 11-16-2004 03:49 AM
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  3. JK Publishing

    Started by BenPanced, 06-13-2017 11:51 PM
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  4. The Wild Rose Press / Wildflowers Books

    Started by akaa1a, 01-13-2007 04:56 AM
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  5. NineStar Press

    Started by adrinyme, 07-01-2015 03:02 AM
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  6. Talking Belcastro Agency (Sharon Belcastro)

    Started by Ms.Termite, 05-07-2008 09:36 AM
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  7. Chicken House Publishing Ltd.

    Started by Pisco Sour, 07-24-2017 06:12 PM
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  8. Waterhouse Press

    Started by StoryofWoe, 07-15-2017 11:01 AM
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  9. Azoth Khem Publishing

    Started by aliceshortcake, 02-16-2016 08:47 PM
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  10. [Publisher] Pulse, LLC

    Started by RosalieStanton, 01-01-2017 10:30 PM
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  11. Cuil Press

    Started by michael_b, 07-24-2017 11:31 PM
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  12. St. Martin's Press / SMP Swerve

    Started by She who must, 08-04-2016 09:28 AM
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  13. [Agency] Sanford J. Greenburger Associates

    Started by maddythemad, 09-15-2006 09:21 PM
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  14. [Publisher] Big Bend Productions / Marfa House

    Started by eternalised, 04-14-2017 10:29 AM
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  15. Kimberley Cameron & Assocs. (formerly Reece Halsey North Lit. Agency)

    Started by HConn, 09-23-2006 12:02 AM
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  16. [Publisher] Bookouture

    Started by Donna Pudick, 11-01-2012 08:29 PM
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  17. Booktour.tips

    Started by SpotlessMind, 04-14-2015 11:12 PM
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  18. [YADS] FicFun

    Started by Bolero, 07-20-2017 04:07 PM
    • Replies: 5
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