Buy books by AWers

If this site is helpful to you,
Please consider a voluntary subscription to defray ongoing expenses.


 

Welcome to the AbsoluteWrite Water Cooler! Please read The Newbie Guide To Absolute Write

Page 1 of 240 123456711265176101 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 4797

Forum: Bewares, Recommendations & Background Check

Here's where to check in and share about publishers, agents, and producers. Be sure to check the Index before starting a thread.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  1. All discussion about America Star Books, (formerly known as PublishAmerica) belongs here.

    Moderators:

    1. CaoPaux

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 445
    • Posts: 124,461
  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agents charging Fees

    Started by erich v, 11-27-2003 03:45 PM
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 11
    • Replies: 269
    • Views: 148,460
    09-11-2017, 10:31 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: This is nothing like an official FAQ

    Started by HapiSofi, 03-16-2007 01:24 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 83
    • Views: 101,805
    09-11-2017, 10:14 PM Go to last post
  3. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: INDEX TO AGENTS, PUBLISHERS, AND OTHERS

    Started by CaoPaux, 04-08-2005 10:56 PM
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 8
    • Replies: 179
    • Views: 579,462
    08-12-2017, 06:53 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: The Blog - The Index

    Started by CaoPaux, 11-03-2008 10:45 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 58,103
    07-13-2017, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  5. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: How Real Publishing Works

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-15-2005 07:08 AM
    13 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 13
    • Replies: 323
    • Views: 221,114
    07-04-2017, 12:43 AM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: "Two Thumbs Down" Publisher List

    Started by CaoPaux, 02-14-2007 09:28 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 110
    • Views: 161,294
    05-31-2017, 02:15 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Lies Scammers Tell About Us

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-28-2006 12:08 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 64
    • Views: 97,458
    11-21-2016, 02:37 AM Go to last post
  8. Thumbs down Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware's 20 Worst Agents

    Started by victoriastrauss, 03-13-2006 09:35 PM
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 11
    • Replies: 253
    • Views: 375,808
    10-20-2016, 08:50 PM Go to last post
  9. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: General tips about avoiding/dealing with scammers

    Started by absolutewrite, 06-29-2004 09:05 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 112,122
    01-31-2013, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Why Publishers Fail

    Started by Cathy C, 03-29-2012 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 32,760
    03-29-2012, 10:15 PM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Legit publishers for new authors

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 12-16-2005 12:58 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 50,744
    12-05-2006, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  1. [Agency] Trident Media Group

    Started by hraaja, 03-08-2005 04:56 AM
    38 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 38
    • Replies: 933
    • Views: 351,806
    Today, 02:08 AM Go to last post
  2. Green Ivy Publishers, Inc. (Robert Gray)

    Started by Bubastes, Yesterday 05:20 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 134
    Yesterday, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  3. [Agency] ICM Partners (formerly International Creative Management)

    Started by Toni1953, 03-07-2006 04:02 AM
    13 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 13
    • Replies: 319
    • Views: 117,303
    Yesterday, 07:30 PM Go to last post
  4. Contract query

    Started by RobeH1979, 09-20-2017 11:11 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 228
    Yesterday, 12:18 PM Go to last post
  5. [Publisher] Jimmy Patterson

    Started by HistoryLvr, 09-20-2017 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 136
    09-20-2017, 11:08 PM Go to last post
  6. [Agency] Harvey Klinger, Inc

    Started by Charlotte_Morgon, 11-29-2005 04:04 PM
    20 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 20
    • Replies: 496
    • Views: 168,412
    09-20-2017, 08:23 PM Go to last post
  7. Owl Hollow Press

    Started by Feriku, 10-08-2016 01:42 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,411
    09-20-2017, 06:42 PM Go to last post
  8. Between the Lines Publishing

    Started by Harlequin, 05-13-2017 12:55 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 87
    • Views: 5,711
    09-20-2017, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  9. [Display site] Wattpad

    Started by Ralph Pines, 07-13-2010 08:53 AM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 149
    • Views: 31,405
    09-20-2017, 04:19 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 33,062
    09-19-2017, 11:59 PM Go to last post
  10. [ePub] Outpost 19

    Started by Foinah, 01-03-2012 08:04 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 4,175
    09-19-2017, 11:06 PM Go to last post
  11. Foundry Literary + Media

    Started by syp218, 08-01-2007 10:04 PM
    15 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 15
    • Replies: 365
    • Views: 145,302
    09-19-2017, 08:03 PM Go to last post
  12. [Agency] BookEnds, LLC / Beyond the Page Publishing

    Started by advicesisterA, 08-18-2004 04:06 AM
    18 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 18
    • Replies: 448
    • Views: 125,461
    09-19-2017, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  13. [Publisher] Amazon Kindle Scout

    Started by eqb, 10-15-2014 05:05 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 68
    • Views: 18,414
    09-19-2017, 12:08 AM Go to last post
  14. [Agency] Curtis Brown, Ltd. (USA)

    Started by Vomaxx, 11-16-2004 03:49 AM
    28 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 28
    • Replies: 685
    • Views: 202,244
    09-18-2017, 11:25 PM Go to last post
  15. Emerald City Literary Agency (Mandy Hubbard)

    Started by Chumplet, 11-03-2015 11:35 PM
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 5,355
    09-18-2017, 09:41 PM Go to last post
  16. The Bent Agency (Jenny Bent)

    Started by Toni1953, 03-29-2006 03:42 PM
    18 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 18
    • Replies: 438
    • Views: 160,519
    09-18-2017, 02:43 AM Go to last post
  17. Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency

    Started by Dark Sim, 04-21-2006 04:00 AM
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 14
    • Replies: 346
    • Views: 103,158
    09-17-2017, 11:26 PM Go to last post
  18. L. Perkins Agency (Lori Perkins)

    Started by Vomaxx, 02-23-2005 08:31 AM
    42 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 42
    • Replies: 1,043
    • Views: 300,241
    09-17-2017, 01:16 AM Go to last post
  19. Jennifer Azantian Literary Agency

    Started by Tromboli, 02-18-2014 02:35 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 14,643
    09-16-2017, 11:22 AM Go to last post

Page 1 of 240 123456711265176101 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 20 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 20 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Custom Search